EPISODE 12: LISA KLEISSNER, FOUNDER OF THE KL FELICITAS FOUNDATION
From Silicon Valley to impact investing, Lisa stays true to her values.
Joining us today on the Season 2 finale is Lisa Kleissner, co-founder of The Toniic Institute, KL Felicitas Foundation, and Hawaii Investment Ready. She’ll be talking to us today about her pursuits to expand impact investing on both the local and global levels.
From her beginnings in Hawaii and success in Silicon Valley to being a pioneer in the field of impact investing, Lisa has stayed true to her values in the midst of many challenges. Lisa is changing the realm of financial investment and helping to XLR8ALL by showing the success of impact investing and its need. This female investor is tackling the industry’s inclusivity problem by investing in and impacting the communities that need help the most. We’ll find out how she defines success in impact investing and how it can be expanded globally. Plus, we’ll hear her take on how the financial industry can bridge the gap and promote inclusivity through transparency.
LINKS AND RESOURCES
Top Minority Founders/Startups to Watch:
Ruth Shaber, Tara Health Foundation
Ane Bakutis, Kealopiko
Neelam Chhiber, Mother Earth
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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