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 CEO Resume


Diploma in Theology (2008), BA in Business Management (Summa Cum Laude, Hiram College, 2014), MSSA/MSW in Social Work (Summa Cum Laude, Case Western Reserve University, 2016), Leadership & Management Certificate (Case Western Reserve University, 2016), MA candidate in positive organizational psychology (Claremont Graduate University), DSW candidate (Barry University)

CEO, Lisa Maaca Inc

2021 - CURRENT

Coach, Consultant, Creative.  Lisa founded this firm to honor her life's purpose to transform trauma in the lives of suffering individuals, struggling organizations, and stagnant projects in order to make meaningful all life's experiences, and help others find fulfillment in every aspect of their existence.

Social Work/Social Science Researcher


Lisa provided assessment, case management, investigative, court liaising, therapeutic intervention, research oversight, clinical supervision, and trauma-informed social work practice to a host of families and staff during her social work career that spanned two states (Ohio & California) and four counties (Cuyahoga, Lorain, Orange/CA, and San Bernardino). Lisa's contributed meaningful qualitative data to federally funded research on child maltreatment and open adoption.  Lisa continues contributing to the child welfare field as a trainer with The Academy for Professional Excellence.

Social Services Entrepreneur


Mother of five.  Grandmother of two.  International Humanitarian. NGO founder. Trauma Researcher. Beginning Yogi. Dog adopter.  Blogger & Broadcaster.  Human: Very, very human.

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