advisor bio


Lisa Costa

Toronto, Ontario Canada
Member Since:

Position: advisor

Educator, creator, listener for possibility.

Lisa Costa has spent the majority of her adult life guiding young children within traditional and alternative classroom settings, with a focus on aiding children in developing core skills such as self awareness + goal setting, communication + community building, problem solving, and emotional development; as well as supporting students in pursuing their particular passions within curriculum wherever possible. She currently guides children aged 2.5 to 6 years at Odyssey Montessori School in Roncesvalles Village, Toronto. Lisa exercises her vision for active passion-fueled community beyond the classroom when she participates in events for sustainability and conservation, alternative housing, and the arts. Lisa has recently taken her leadership and community building skills to a new level by embarking on creating Toronto's first Tiny Home Festival, to occur in September 2019.