Lisa Gallegos joined the Otero Junior College community in 2002 where her focus was on student success as an education assistant. In 2004, she transitioned into a faculty position in the Biology Department where she has focused on student success for 15 years. Her love of the sciences developed within the Colorado Community College System while pursuing her Associate Degree of Science at Otero Junior College. She completed her Bachelor’s degree at Adams State College and Master’s degree at Lesley University.
Outside of the office, she spends her weekends, summer days, and holidays with her husband, children, and grandchildren and traveling the mountains of Colorado.