has been a member of the Tara community for over 20 years. She has been both a parent and a teacher. She has worked in all the grades from preschool to elementary, and has taught Physical Education.
Lisa received her undergraduate education from UC Santa Barbara and her Masters in Education from UC Santa Cruz.
In addition to teaching at Tara, Lisa is the founder of Adventure Trails Wilderness Camp in Santa Cruz. She has also been coaching soccer at Soquel High School and teaching Capoeira at the Santa Cruz Dance Company for many years.
When Lisa is not working you can find her at the beach, in the ocean, in the Capoeira studio, or in the forest. You will also find her with her dog Rocket who has grown up at Tara too.