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Executive Director

Lisa has been with The Peninsula Shepherd Center since October of 2018. She comes to PSC with six years of leadership and fundraising experience in Non-Profits. Previously, Lisa had over 20 years as an executive officer in the mortgage industry. She played a key role in three national financial services start ups which led to initial public offerings. Lisa has twin daughters and cherishes her time with her family. She is actively involved in her church and relaxes by cooking for family and friends. Lisa is inspired by the members of PSC and looks to continue to expand opportunities for seniors in the Peninsula communities.

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PSC Lounge Volunteer

Jim has been with The Peninsula Shepherd Center since 2016. He grew up in Washington State and graduated from Biola University.  He went to seminary in Denver where he received a Masters and then on to National University for another Masters Degree. Jim is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a licensed Minister of the Gospel. Jim loves to read and is a news junkie. Jim's folks in the Senior Lounge love his sense of humor, enjoy hearing about his experiences and describe Jim as kind, open to new ideas and a great listener.



Program Director

Larysa has been with the Peninsula Shepherd Center since August of 2018.  Born and raised in sunny San Diego she graduated from San Diego State University. After graduating she moved to Italy to immerse herself in the Italian culture. Upon returning to San Diego she met her husband Rio and went to work in the Real Estate Industry.  Larysa took time off to raise her two children Ronan and Bellamy.  In addition to their love of the outdoors, Larysa and her family have traveled extensively. She loves interacting with our Seniors and making a difference in their lives.