Position: Executive Director
Company: Festival Inspire - Moncton, NB
A Community Development Hack and project junkie, Lisa has been turning ideas into community movements around the world for nearly 2 decades. Lisa co-founded Festival Inspire in 2014 to bring life and culture to the streets of Moncton. 8 years running and the festival is an international, traveling, multidisciplinary arts festival in demand across the country. It is the longest festival in Canada in consecutive days, reaching thousands of people in each of its 7 locations with its outside the box programming. Lisa has a background in Environmental Sustainability, policy, and social change. She is proud to share how the company grew organically to support the democratization of public spaces through engaging Arts and Culture. She warmly welcomes invitations for coffee and beer to hear about the work and inspirations of others, create new partnerships, friendships, and spaceships.