Lois applies her creativity and rich experience to enhance Education Northwest's adult learning and professional development efforts. A former faculty member at UCLA and Reed College, she has worked in various roles to improve K-12 and postsecondary education, and to increase the effectiveness of education philanthropy. She is also a published novelist and poet.
“Education can transform people’s lives. Learning can and should be engaging, energizing, and fun. Most importantly, good education shouldn’t be a privilege. It should be available to everyone.”