Boise City Council Member Appointed as Serve Idaho Commissioner


For Immediate Release: May 17, 2018
Information Contact: Renee Bade, (208) 332-3578 ext. 4061

Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter appointed Lisa Sánchez, Boise City Council member, to Serve Idaho, the Governor’s Commission on Service and Volunteerism.

“Ms. Sánchez brings a wealth of knowledge about the Boise community and great enthusiasm for the role of volunteers,” said Renee Bade, program manager for Serve Idaho.

Sánchez was elected to the Boise City Council in November 2017. As a city council member, she serves as the liaison to the Public Works Commission and the Parks and Recreation Board of Commissioners. She currently works as a bilingual case coordinator with the Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program.

Sánchez previously worked with the Girl Scouts of Silver Sage Council as a membership and marketing specialist, and as a civil rights investigator with the Idaho Human Rights Commission. She is actively engaged as a volunteer, serving as a board member for the Girl Scouts of Silver Sage and is a member of the Boise State University Alumni Association – Latino Chapter.

To learn more about Serve Idaho and volunteering, visit the Serve Idaho Facebook page or


Serve Idaho, a division of the Idaho Department of Labor, encourages voluntary public service and volunteerism throughout the state. The Serve Idaho Commission is funded in part by the Corporation for National and Community Service and the Idaho Department of Labor.