Lisa is President and Co-founder of DF/Net Research, a local firm specializing in clinical trial data management and data analysis for non-profit, academic, and biotech companies locally and worldwide. In 2014, DF/Net acquired a software development company in Canada to further its research projects. DF/Net now has 65 employees in its Seattle and Canadian offices.
Lisa grew up in New Jersey, went to college in Virginia, studied in Paris, moved to California, then eventually settled in Seattle in 1994. She is married to Darryl Pahl, and they have two daughters, Camille and Eleanor. Lisa has served on the PTA Board of her daughters’ school as well as on the governing council of her church. She holds a B.A. in French and Psychology from James Madison University, and an M.A. in French Language and Civilization from New York University.