Lisa Taylor joined Ceeds of Peace as the first Executive Director and full time team-member with Kerrie and Maya. She has a background in project management, in the fields of healthcare, nutrition/dietetics, and children’s programs. Most recently, Lisa was involved in family-circle facilitation, in which extended family members and service providers meet to problem-solve issues surrounding the care of Hawaii’s children and youth. She is most fulfilled by her work that brings peace, harmony, and safety to the family unit. Lisa was born and raised in windward Oahu, attended both public and private Oahu schools, and is a graduate of the University of Hawai’i. She is most proud of her role as a parent, and is continuously in awe of the emotional and academic growth of her daughter. Lisa is honored to be a part of Ceeds of Peace and to assist with bringing peacebuilding knowledge and efforts to parents, teachers, and community members for the betterment of the communities in which we live.