Vice President, Chief Program Officer
Edna McConnell Clark Foundation
Lissette is vice president and chief program officer at EMCF, overseeing the foundation’s core program, the Youth Development Fund, and PropelNext, which helps youth-serving nonprofits use data and self-evaluation to improve programs and capacity. She is also in charge of evaluation and learning at the foundation. Before joining EMCF in 2010, Lissette held positions at YouthBuild USA and the Boston Foundation, and was the founding executive director of Casa Nueva Vida, a shelter for homeless Latina women and their children.