Special Education Project Director
Lisa Mosko is currently leading Speak UP’s Special Education Task Force, which serves to engage, train and empower LA parents to take action in support of policies that directly impact their kids. Lisa also works to engage and mobilize Speak UP members based in West Los Angeles. As the parent of two kids with learning differences, Lisa learned early on to be a fierce champion for their education. She has worked for over 13 years to support them and many other families to advocate and plan for their kids’ social, emotional and academic success. Lisa holds a Bachelor degree from Barnard College at Columbia University and lives with her husband and two children, who attend an LAUSD public school. Lisa also serves on LAUSD’s Community Advisory Committee and serves as an elected parent representative liaison between parents and administration at her kids’ school.