Lisa Pott (CEO)
Audrie’s Step-mother and mother to Audrie’s 3 siblings. Audrie was 7 years old when Lisa and Larry married and became a family. Audrie and Lisa shared many of the same interests, including a love of Art.Lisa currently volunteers her time to teach art lessons in the Saratoga Union School District to 3 elementary classes, and has been a part of the art docent program since 2009. Lisa also enjoyed volunteering for the South Bay Gemini Crickets Parents of Multiples club, where she was a New Parent Liaison, arranging parenting classes and also managed Philanthropy and donations for parents of multiples who are in need. Each year, Lisa, Audrie and her siblings looked forward to choosing toys and donations for the Lucille Packard Children’s hospital, a cause near to Audrie’s heart as she spent countless days visiting her younger sisters there when they received treatments for Juvenile Arthritis. Lisa was born in Watford, England and raised in Canada where she spent 10 years as a Sales Professional in the New Home Construction industry.
Marian Pott Pollock (VP, Secretary)
Audrie’s aunt, is married to Craig Pollock. She has two children, Sam Spieller and Jane Pollock. Marian is the owner/operator of Miramar Dog Training, founded in 1995, and loves living on the San Mateo County coastside. She has volunteered for many clubs and non-profits over the years, including the Coastside 4H Club, Greyhounds Friends for Life, and other volunteer organizations serving in a variety of leadership roles.
Marian earned her B.A. in Liberal Arts from San Jose State University. Favorite pastimes include competing with her dogs in obedience and herding competitions, enjoying her family, and traveling whenever and wherever opportunities arise. She and husband Craig enjoy day to day life in a small coastal community, where every day is “Life is a beach!”
She is thrilled to be a part of the Audrie Pott Foundation where she hopes her passions and energy can help to change the world through the various foundation efforts.
Larry and Sheila Pott, Audrie’s parents, created the Audrie Pott Foundation in 2012. They have stepped down from their positions to pursue other activities. They are not responsible for any actions or publications of the Audrie Pott Foundation. At this time the Foundation plans on continuing to use them as independent speaking consultants for various APF sponsored presentations.
Audrie’s father is President and CEO of Premier Security Solutions and cofounded the company in 1998. Lawrence enjoys coaching soccer and baseball and loved the opportunities he had to coach Audrie’s soccer teams over the years. He was a professional baseball player in the San Diego Padres and Texas Rangers organizations and while there he learned the benefits of teamwork and dedication. He tries to apply these principles in his daily life. He has volunteered his time with the Junior Achievement program of Northern California for the past 7 years. He supports youth internships with his company and considers it a privilege to mentor local youths in their business endeavors. His favorite pastimes are riding bikes, camping and skiing with his family. Lawrence received his B.S. in Business Administration/Marketing from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo in 1986.
Sheila Pott, mother of Audrie Taylor Pott . While raising Audrie was Sheila’s greatest source of joy, Sheila has been recognized by her colleagues and peers for excellence in community lending for the past 24 years. She has volunteered her time along with Audrie to assist in fundraising efforts for the Watch Foundation, Pancreatic Cancer Network and United Way and has served as a board member for the Arts Council of Silicon Valley. Sheila shared a love for travel and art with Audrie who was sharing aspirations of studying in Paris as a junior where Sheila graduated with a degree in International Business from American University of Paris, Parsons School of Design.