City of Lawrence Kansas
Lisa Larsen has been a member of the Lawrence City Commission for more than six years and was Mayor in 2019. She earned her BS degree in Geology from Fort Hays State University in 1981. She lived in Lawrence in the mid to late 1980’s and returned in 1998. Her career spanned more than 30 years as an Environmental Geologist. She worked in the regulatory field in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s. In 1992, she started an environmental consulting firm, Larsen & Associates, Inc. In 2014 she sold her business. In 2017 she became a mediator and has worked in the Johnson and Douglas County courts as a volunteer mediator, and in private practice.