Lia joined the Doc Wayne team in May 2018. As Development Manager, she assists the team with grant writing and reporting, communications, marketing, donor stewardship, and program monitoring and evaluation initiatives. Lia earned her B.A. in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Connecticut and her Master’s in Social Work from Boston College. At Boston College, Lia followed the macro track and focused on nonprofit management and development strategies. She has played soccer since age 3 and continues to compete in intramural sports during her free time.