Lisa Kleintjes Kamemoto - Executive Administrative Assistant
Lisa Kleintjes Kamemoto (Lisa KK) is responsible for providing all aspects of administrative support for the Executive Director and Board of Directors, serves as a liaison for the executive management team, and handles special projects. She has over 15 years of academic and corporate experience in program administration, and recently returned to southern California, where she grew up, after living and working in Japan, Singapore, Washington (Seattle), Connecticut, and Colorado. Lisa grew up camping and hiking in southern California and the southwest. She worked in student services at Yale’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies where her passion for the environment and wildlife protection was further developed. In her free time, Lisa has engaged in various civic activities from traffic calming initiatives to urban tree protection, and also volunteers her free time at local animal shelters as a dog walker and foster parent.