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Lisa Dominguez

Paths for Families

Lisa Dominguez stepped into the CEO role at Paths for Families 2024, after previously serving as the organization’s Chief Program Officer.

Her 25+ career has centered around serving children and families, almost half of which has been spent working exclusively in the adoption, foster care, and kinship community. She is a seasoned supervisor, program manager and trainer, providing guidance on trauma-responsive interventions to both parents and professionals locally, nationally, and internationally.

Lisa received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Maryland, and her Master’s in Social Work from New York University. Outside of work, Lisa loves to travel and to spend time in nature.

Lisa Dominguez participated in the 2024 Nonprofit Summit as a breakout session presenter. Her breakout room topic was: Navigating Leadership Transition: Succession Planning & Change Management Insights with Janice Goldwater and Cheryl Richter.