Lisa Schumph

Lisa Schumph is Program Manager, Salvation Army Lawson Ministries, www.lawsonministries.org, in Hamilton, Ontario. She holds an Honours Degree in Psychology. She manages and coordinates Day Supports and Employment Support. For the Autism Centre, she plans and implements a new service model specifically for adults with autism spectrum disorder. She manages and coordinates the Caledonia Thrift Store, a social enterprise focused on skills training and employment, the Residential Program’s new tenant referrals, and co-ordinate supports for each person and the Supported Independent Living Program which oversees community-based services for people living independently. She manages and coordinates the FRWY Coffee House, which is building a viable social enterprise that supports a community need for a hub in the downtown core, and Community Access to Transportation, a 2-year Pilot Project involving various agencies and local school boards with the goal of sustaining the program.