Hawai’i Onsite Staff

Lisa, Hawai’i Site Director

Lisa has been the CISabroad Site Director in Hawai’i for over 10 years. Lisa is very active in the movement to rejuvenate Hawaiian culture and language and has directed the U.S. Federal Grant devoted to re-integrating the Hawaiian language into the local schools curriculum for several years. She also helps at risk youth as a mentor. She arranges numerous excursions throughout the term that are customized to each group’s interests.

Past excursions have included surfing or fishing trips, camping, or trips to local restaurants, if you love to eat! Lisa also arranges a day of community service for all the students during your time in Hawaii.


Pack for summer! Hawai’i’s temperature is 86F and sunny all year round. Drink lots of water and don’t forget your sunscreen! Arrive with an open mind and a sense of adventure.