Los Angeles Certificate of Recognition: Thank you Eric Garcetti!

 

This Certificate of Recognition is hereby presented to Lisa Niver Rajna on behalf of the City of Los Angeles. I extend my sincere congratulations on your many accomplishments:

·      Nomination for 2012 Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching
·      Highlighted by KTLA Channel 5 on Career Day as a science teacher
·      Winning an International Award from OXFAM-Canada for their Recycled Toy Contest
·      As founder and overseer of the Los Angeles Science Teacher Network for the last three years to include over forty schools and seventy teachers
·      Science Teacher in Los Angeles public and private schools for the last seven years
·      Creating “ScienceIsntScary” blog, website and Simply Science Camp to encourage and inspire science education, global literacy and life long learners
·      Featured as an expert on various radio shows and magazine articles about global learning, geographic literacy and science education
·      Working to increase global awareness and understanding through connections both here in the U.S and abroad
Through your efforts and ongoing programs, strong connections have been established in our city and neighboring countries changing the lives of many students and their families.

I join many members of the community to applaud your involvement to building a brighter future for everyone.
June 7, 2012
Eric Garcetti, Councilmember 13th District

Lisa Ellen Niver

After exploring 99 countries and sailing for seven years on the high seas, Lisa Niver is ready for more active adventures! Find her We Said Go Travel videos with over 1.25 million views on Roku, Amazon Fire TV and YouTube. Her stories include Dutch designer villas for Luxury Magazine, interviewing Fabien Cousteau for Delta Sky, skiing with the blind for Sierra and WWII for Saturday Evening Post and Smithsonian. She is verified on both Twitter and Facebook and is the Adventure Correspondent for The Jet Set TV. Her latest projects are 50 new things before she is 50 and Facebook Live for USA Today 10best. She has run 13 Travel Writing Awards publishing nearly 2000 writers from 75 countries and this summer is the first We Said Go Travel Photo Competition. She was a winner in the 59th annual 2016 Southern California Journalism Awards for her print column in The Jewish Journal. She was invited to the United Nations as a Champions of Humanity ambassador, to the red carpet at the Oscars with United Airlines and to New Orleans with American Express and Starwood Hotels. She also contributes to USA Today, Wharton Business Magazine, the Jewish Journal and was a 2012 nominee for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching, a 2014 nominee for the Charles Bronfman Prize and a finalist in two categories for the 59th annual Southern California Journalism Awards.

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