Health + Human Service & Evaluation + Consulting
TriWest is a human service evaluation and management consulting company.

Lisa Tomaka, MS, MPA


Lisa Tomaka is a TriWest Group Principal with 25 years of experience in children’s mental health, wraparound and systems of care. Lisa earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the State University of Buffalo at Geneseo and her Master of Public Administration at the University of Texas at El Paso as well as a Master of Multidisciplinary Studies-Art Therapy from Buffalo State College. Prior to joining TriWest, Lisa was instrumental in redesigning children’s mental health service delivery in El Paso. She has also developed and implemented a college readiness program for at-risk minority high school students and several evidence-based prevention and early intervention programs for families at risk of child welfare system involvement. Lisa truly believes in systems of care and is excited to continue her work in this area.   

After 21 years in El Paso, Texas, Lisa resides in Austin, Texas with her husband, 23-year-old daughter, and three little dogs. Lisa enjoys swimming, cycling, and running.  However, her favorite activity is dancing the Hustle, Salsa, Swing, or Cumbia with her husband.


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