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Get to Know: Lisa Strandberg, Ethics Chair


Development and Communications Director, Samaritan Counseling Center of the Fox Valley

How long have you been in fundraising? 7 years

Have you ever worked in another field (ie marketing, sales, finance, etc)?

I studied chemical engineering and worked in R&D at Kimberly-Clark. In 2001 I quit making diapers for a living so I could change them for a living.

What’s the best vacation you've ever taken? 

Visiting the Black Hills with our kids in 2012.

What book do you always recommend to others?

Anything by Anne Lamott or David Sedaris

What is something that may surprise people to know about you?

My husband gave me a drum set for Christmas this year so I can revive a long-dormant skill and, eventually, realize my dream of forming a CAKE tribute band.


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