Lisa Mayfield founded Aging Wisdom® in 2003. She is trained and licensed as a mental health counselor, geriatric mental health specialist, and is a certified Aging Life Care Professional. Lisa brings over two decades of experience supporting and finding hope for individuals and families impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. She is a trained mediator and helps families find common ground when they might not agree on the best approach to supporting their aging parents. Lisa has a passion for helping baby boomers navigate unexpected health changes and proactively plan for their future.
As a member of the Aging Life Care Association and Past President, Lisa has met stringent education, experience, and certification requirements and adheres to a strict code of ethics and standards of practice. She is an award-winning care manager and holds the distinction of being one of two Fellow Certified Care Managers in Washington State (the other Fellow is her business partner and co-principal Jullie Gray).
Lisa is committed to supporting the Seattle community and is active in Seattle 4 Rotary, serves on the board of directors of Wellspring Family Services and the Rainier Club, and is a proud member of the Frye Art Museum’s Creative Aging Advisory board and Washington Women’s Foundation.
When not working, Lisa strives for balance through traveling, yoga, Pilates, walks, aerial yoga (she has a secret desire to one day run away and join Cirque du Soleil!), and spending time with family and friends.