Lisa Woods

How do your colleagues describe you?

A business professional with an entrepreneurship mindset, detailed oriented, goal driven, and who is willing to take on a challenge with focus and drive all while having a positive attitude.

Why do you do what you do?

As a small business owner and entrepreneur, I have a passion for helping others who are pursing their own business and enjoy helping them along the way on their journey.


Lisa Woods brings 25 years of experience as a small business owner. She has an MBA, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Lisa is passionate about teaching and has taught business courses at a local college in San Diego County. She has a gift that rests in her ability to simplify complex topics, while also helping individuals navigate their growth by searching internally to help find their passion and ultimately helping them attain their life’s goals. Returning home to Roseburg, Lisa welcomes the opportunity to serve as Director of the Umpqua Small Business Development Center. She is excited to be a part of transforming lives and small business, one relationship at a time.