In her 20+ years as an educator, Lisette has been privileged to work in various K-16 settings. She began her career in education as a bilingual Kindergarten teacher. Since then she has worked as a middle school math and science teacher, and a high school math teacher before stepping into administration as an ELL Coordinator, a Regional Director, a grants administrator, and as an Assistant Principal. She is currently serving as a Principal in Philadelphia where she was born and raised and has been a mentor to aspiring school leaders.
Committed to lifelong learning, she also teaches future Early Childhood Teachers at Harcum College. Lisette has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Drexel University and has a master’s degree and a doctorate from Holy Family University. Her spare time is dedicated to ensuring that her students are afforded equitable opportunities, fueling her passion for education.