Lani combines two professional careers, as a high-tech sales and marketing executive, and as a fundraising professional for non-profits, to the arenas where her skills match her passion. She recently served as the Director of Development & Marketing at a health and human services agency, raising funds for low-income families to assist youth coming out of the foster care system, youth dealing with substance abuse and/or family violence, and children failing to thrive. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Junior League of Palo Alto-Mid Peninsula, Ronald McDonald House at Stanford, and Vintage Affaire, benefiting the Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired. She is also a member of the Valle Monte League. Lani is a Bay Area native, and the proud mother of two collegiates. She enjoys outdoor sports and traveling with her husband.
“I had an opportunity to go into the field and witness the powerful effect of therapy with nature as a backdrop, and I firmly believe that lives are profoundly changed through wilderness therapy. It is a pleasure for me to help students take advantage of this experience and begin their journey towards wellness