Lisa Eddy

Lisa Eddy is a Brooklyn native who is passionate about the lives of LGBT elders in her community. Lisa comes to GRIOT with more than 20 years of experience in financial editing and a liberal arts degree. 

She has volunteered with Global Earth Programs and was a mentor for Angel Guardian teenagers (now Mercy-First) for 10 years. She also has a passion for cycling and is a member of Brooklyn Alliance for Safer Streets.

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Since 1996, GRIOT Circle has provided a welcoming space, culturally sensitive services,
and member-centered programming that affirm the lives of LGBTQ elders of color.
Much of this is made possible because of our generous supporters.