Executive Director – South Florida
Lisa May serves as Executive Director of Live the Life South Florida with a mission of
strengthening marriages and families through healthy relationship education beginning
in middle school through senior adults. She has been involved in the non-profit
communities since 1996 serving as a board member, Director of Marketing &
Development, Major Gifts Officer, and VP positions. Her background has been fund
development with an emphasis on marriage and family, foster care, and pregnancy
centers but her life for the past 20 years, as a widow and single parent, has increased
her passion for emotionally healthy, intact families with both Mom and Dad in the home.
With the help of others, Lisa launched Live the Life South Florida in the Fall of 2013 and will have presented relationship education seminars to more than 50,000.
Lisa received a BS from Florida State University and attended New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition, she has a Certificate in Fundraising Management from The Center of Philanthropy at Indiana University-Perdue. She has served her communities and church in a variety of positions and currently serves Keiser University as an Advisory Board member for the School of Psychology, on the Education Advisory Board for the City of Fort Lauderdale, Board member for the National Alliance for Relationship and Marriage Education (NARME) and a monthly columnist for the Good News Newspaper.
Her mission in life is teach others how to live out the first and second commandments.
“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your
neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two
commandments.” Matthew 22:37-40. Lisa is the Mother of Amanda, Paul, Molly and Houston. She has lived in North, Centraland South Florida but she considers South Florida her beloved home.