Lisa is a conflict resolution specialist and sought-after guest speaker whose work promotes dispute resolution, problem solving, team building, and decision making. In 2007 she earned a Master of Arts in Dispute Resolution from SMU. Today, as Director of Restorative Communications, Lisa performs mediations, workshops, and Peacekeeping Circles for a variety of clients. (see below for list) She serves as an adjunct professor at SMU, El Centro College, and facilitates workshops at ACU’s Duncum Center for Dispute Resolution. As a Certified Mediator under Sect 154.52(a) of the Texas Civil Practices and Remedies she works with organizations, companies, women’s groups, churches, schools, and families. Lisa has received the following accreditations:
Lisa is also a trained Defense Initiated Victim Outreach Specialist who serves as the communication bridge between the defense team and victims’ families in capital murder cases.
Lisa’s clients include: British Petroleum, Southern Methodist University, Birkman International, Southwest Conflict Resolution Network, Coppell Independent School District, Garland Independent School District, The Hockaday School, The North Texas Conference for the United Methodist Church, YMCA, North Highlands Women’s Group, Southwest Conflict Resolution Network, Bethany Fellows, Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Center, Parenting Alone, and Café Momentum.
Lisa currently resides in Dallas, Texas where she grew up. She and her husband Jim have two grown children. She believes we each have a call to ministry: The reconciliation of man to himself.