Community Playmaker: Lilli Lanier

Jose Ortega Elementary, San Francisco County Jail & REACH Ashland Youth Center


Lilli is a lifelong Dubs fan and native of San Francisco. She is a single mom who brings art and education to numerous organizations throughout the Bay Area. In Oakland, she organizes all of the art at Jose Ortega Elementary. In San Francisco, she works with the San Francisco County Jail to bring art to young women who are transitioning from being incarcerated back into society. In San Leandro, she works with members of the REACH Ashland Youth Center and provides art. Lilli is an inspiration to artists, mothers and the Bay Area youth because of her strength, determination, enthusiasm, kindness, and endless creativity!