Board of Directors

Lisa Holmes

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Having witnessed firsthand the "intangible quality" of NatureBridge educators, Lisa Holmes is strongly committed to furthering NatureBridge's mission to grow the next generation through experiential learning and believes that is what sets us apart.

Lisa brings decades of experience in uniting organizations from various sectors to best leverage their strengths for creating infrastructure and programmatic initiatives that promote local food access and justice. She has worked with grassroots and community efforts to transform the local food system in Connecticut for over a decade, including serving on the board of CitySeed. 

Lisa is Vice President of the Hunter Grubb Foundation and a founding board member of GreenWave, serving as its Food Systems Strategic Advisor. She currently serves as President of the Pleiades Network, which envisions widespread and equal representation of women in all levels of leadership influencing positive progress toward sustainability. She was an Associate Producer of Food Chains, the James Beard Foundation award-winning documentary. Lisa resides in Connecticut.