Meet the Instructors

Lisa Adell Carlson

Database Administrator & Technology Team Lead | Bethany Christian Church

Lisa Carlson is a database administrator and technology team lead for area nonprofits, where she oversees and strategizes the effective management of data and systems. She is passionate about using data visualization and data storytelling to powerfully draw out data insights. Carlson has a bachelor's in biblical literature from Northwest University, a UW Certificate in Database Administration and a UW Certificate in Data Visualization. The last few years, she held the roles of teaching assistant and grader in the data visualization certificate program before becoming an instructor in the program.