Lisa is the Principal of Buena Vista Vision, Inc., a Metaverse and blockchain development and management firm focused on luxury hospitality and urban real estate. Lisa is also the Founder of Friends of the Metaverse, an NFT community-based project with a mission to inspire and empower the next generation of tech leaders from diverse backgrounds, industries, and organizations. Lisa served as executive director at Silicon Valley’s Asia America MultiTechnology Association. She previously oversaw operational development and planning for The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Ltd., owner and operator of The Peninsula Hotels.

Raised in San Francisco, Lisa received a B.A. in Legal Studies from U.C. Berkeley. She attended the Associate Kyoto Program at Doshisha University, completed the Venture Capital Executive Program at Haas School of Business, and has a Certificate in Hotel Revenue Management from Cornell University.