Lisa was born and raised in South Boston. She received a bachelor's degree from Suffolk University last year. Prior to this appointment, Lisa worked at Tufts Medical Center in the Community Health Improvement Department. Lisa previously worked for former Councilor Bill Linehan, where she was tasked with attending community meetings and providing assistance to constituents and business owners.
Lisa is fluent in Cantonese and intermediate in Mandarin. A current resident of East Boston, she can be found hiking in the Blue Hills or planning her next foreign trip.