Lisa Imel is an Educational Consultant at Academic Innovations, the curriculum partner of Get Focused…Stay Focused!®. Lisa is a licensed teacher, principal, and superintendent and consults with secondary, post-secondary and community-based partners seeking to improve institutional metrics, not limited to, recruitment, retention, graduation, and overall student success efforts. She has experience in public and private education at both the elementary and secondary level and is passionate about serving the needs of all adolescent and adult learners including disconnected youth, first generation college, veterans and those transitioning out of incarceration.
Lisa has been awarded the distinguished Fulbright Award and participated in the Argentina Fulbright Principal Exchange, sponsored by American Councils for International Education and the United States Department of State. Lisa has served as Trustee at St. Joseph Montessori School, Co-authored an article published in “Principal Leadership” on the topic of Interactive Video Distance Learning, been recognized for her leadership in bullying prevention and has presented at various conferences over the years on topics related to student success, educational technology, and authentic and project based learning. Lisa strives to provide her partners with the highest level of guidance. Lisa’s creative solutions outlook, background in public and private education and collaborative consultative strategies are some benefits of working with Lisa.
If you are inspired to help the population you serve realize their potential for a self-sufficient and successful life or are a corporation seeking to create a dynamic workforce pipeline then let’s partner to meet your goals today! I currently serve partners in Florida, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio and can connect you to my colleagues representing other regions of the country.