Trustee Lisa Pelosi, a fourth generation San Franciscan, completed her Bachelor of Arts at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Lisa remained in Santa Barbara for nine years, honing her expertise in the restaurant and hospitality industries, most notably as the General Manager of Michel Richard's Citronelle. Upon her return to San Francisco, Lisa spent ten years as a residential and commercial property manager for Rosano & Co, a family-owned management company. She continues to work in the field of property and estate management with Honeydew Napa Valley
In 2004, Lisa, Paul and their family relocated to St. Helena. Their three children have all attended St. Helena Schools (Jake, class of 2014, Joey, class of 2017 and Mia, class of 2019). Lisa has been a very active parent volunteer since her children entered the school district. She has served on the Parent Groups, School Site Council, The St. Helena Public Schools Foundation, Community Oversight Bond Committee for Measures B/C, a steering committee member of the Give Big! and various other District committees over the past 12 years.
Lisa is a staunch advocate and believer in public education. She believes communities and society at large benefit when all children are afforded the opportunity to be educated. "Our school district is very fortunate to have such committed staff and parents involved in educating and supporting all our students".
She is honored to have been appointed to the Board of Education in January 2017 to fill a vacancy.