Lisa Traum, President
Ms. Lisa Traum is currently a teacher at Seton Hall Preparatory School in West Orange as well as the Director of High School Religious Education at Corpus Christi Parish in Chatham.
She graduated from St. Joseph's University (Philadelphia) in 2006 with a B.A. in Theology.
volunteered for 11 years with Spark the Wave
in various roles including teaching service learning classes and seminars on local, national and international levels in areas such as diversity awareness, effective communication, conflict resolution, peer learning, English as a second language (ESL), leadership development, and project planning.
Spark the Wave
is a 501(c)(3) organization that offers after-school and weekend seminars that provide an opportunity for middle and high school students to develop their skills in effective communication, leadership development, service learning, project planning and diversity awareness.
helped establish and taught at the first International Spark the Wave
camp held in Chisinau, Moldova where international students learned various leadership skills while working with a local orphanage of children suffering from emotional, physical and sexual abuse.
Ms. Traum has served on the Board of Directors for the Center for Evaluation and Counseling, Inc. as Vice President since December 2009.