Lisa Stillwell is a change agent, college and career readiness advisor, program director, and seasoned educator, who has a passion for young people. Her experiences also include that of a supervisor, instructional lead teacher, speaker, student and teacher mentor, and entrepreneur. Her proven record is that of leadership, project management, job placement, and business partnership development. She is the Founder and Executive Director of Celebrating You, Inc., a nonprofit 501(c)(3) youth organization, designed to address the issues and challenges of at risk and underserved youth. The vision for Celebrating You, Inc. is dedicated to promoting leadership, entrepreneurship, character building, and employment skills.
Lisa is a magna cum laude graduate of Grambling State University where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Washington.
She has received numerous awards and honors which include:
Top 25 Women of Houston Award
Who’s Who in Black Houston
Master Certified Entrepreneurship Teacher of the Year
Entrepreneurship Award for Outstanding Leadership
Several Teacher of the Year awards