As CQI’s senior director of operations , Lisa oversees the organizational operations to ensure that projects and programs function smoothly.
Lisa oversees the Institute’s diverse portfolio of origin projects and works to ensure that strategic decisions are implemented across all departments. As a ten-year veteran of CQI, Lisa is a familiar face to many of our partners – she has worked directly on many origin projects and is involved with business development and cultivating new projects and partners.
Her experience includes management for both for-profit and non-profit organizations, with a background in small-scale organic farming in New England, sales and marketing development for a west coast produce distribution company, and youth and community development organizations. Lisa holds a BA Human Ecology, College of the Atlantic (Maine, USA).