Lisa Rummler

Lisa has written and edited content for daily newspapers, monthly magazines, and nonprofits. She earned bachelor’s degrees in journalism and sociology from the University of Missouri and a master’s degree in communication from the University of Oregon. One of her most memorable experiences was serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA at an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity in Massachusetts.

I am a firm believer in the transformative power of education, and I am honored for the opportunity to help strengthen schools and communities at Education Northwest.

Associate Technical Writer/Editor

Blog Posts

Violence in the News Underscores the Importance of Listening to Students


December 22nd, 2016

A few weeks ago, just after the tragedies in Baton Rouge and Dallas, I met informally with some colleagues. Each of us felt a confusing array of pain and numbness. I remember feeling especially unmoored by seemingly endless and totally senseless violence. I told my colleagues about a vulnerable moment I’d experienced recently—something that had really stuck with me in the wake of all the trauma.