Green Festival Speakers

Lisa Cahill



Lisa Cahill is Director of Sustainable Solutions at. TreePeople. Lisa began her environmental work in Los Angeles as a TreePeople volunteer Citizen Forester. In 1998, wanting a tree-lined street, she planted nearly 40 trees with her neighbors. In 2004, ensuring that her baby daughter would have a green campus, she planted over 70 more trees at their middle school. Lisa currently serves on the board of directors for reDiscover, continues to volunteer as a Citizen Forester and has been on the Mar Vista Green Garden Tour. She enjoys gardening with her husband and watching her children grow. TreePeople is an environmental nonprofit that unites the power of trees, people and technology to grow a sustainable future for Los Angeles. Their mission is to inspire, engage and support people to take personal responsibility for the urban environment, making it safe, healthy, fun and sustainable and to share the process as a model for the world.