Lisa joined the Caltech Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation department in July of 2012.
Prior to joining the Beavers staff, Beach worked for the South Pasadena Public Library. Before working at the library she spent seven years with the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Gardens in Arcadia, CA.
For six year she served as the youth program manager, followed by one year as the volunteer and events manager. Prior to working for the Arboretum, Beach spent five years as the horticultural educator for the Oakhurst Garden in Muncie, IN.
Beach graduated with her associates degree in horticulture from Purdue University in 1995.