Lisa Ganz, LMSW is LICADD’s Student Assistance Program Coordinator. She recently graduated from LIU Post with her Masters in Social Work where she concentrated in Alcohol and Substance Abuse and held the position of President of the MSW Graduate Student Association. She also recently received the honor of the 2012 Social Work Student of the Year Award in Nassau County. She previously graduated in 2010 from Empire State College with a BA in Human Development with a concentration in Psychology. Lisa also holds an AAS in Marketing and Communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Prior to her appointment as LICADD’s Student Assistance Program Coordinator, Lisa interned at the Huntington Youth Bureau where she ran a life skills and creative arts groups within schools and at local community centers throughout the Town of Huntington. Lisa also interned at Central Nassau Guidance and Counseling where she worked with adults with co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse disorders. She is incredibly passionate about prevention education and is thrilled to be a part of LICADD’s team.