Lisa Abeyta

Lisa Abeyta is the Founder and CEO of APPCityLife, Inc. and the Cofounder of HauteHopes.Org

Lisa Abeyta, founder and CEO of APPCityLife, Inc., is passionate about civic innovation. Under her leadership, APPCityLife, a corporation that makes it easy for cities to develop mobile apps for their communities, has grown into a thriving company with offices in Albuquerque and New York. She also cofounded Hautepreneurs, a peer network and business accelerator for women entrepreneurs, and HauteHopes, a nonprofit organization that assists women entrepreneurs from disadvantaged backgrounds. She is a member of Congresswoman Michelle Grisham's Small Business Advisory Council, chairs an advisory group serving the mayor of Albuquerque, and is a contributing writer to several national publications.