Lisa McCumber Gandara, Mrs. California United States 2009
Top 12 at Mrs. United States
the Official Makeup Artist For
Mrs. California United States
Photos by Joseph Pier www.avisualgroup.com
Being announced in the Top 12!!!!
Lisa McCumber Gandara has been married to Investor, John Gandara, for 15 years. Together they have 3 children: Mason, and twins Ian and Ava. After years of working in the Beauty Industry, and as a Real Estate Agent, Lisa is enjoying being a stay at home mom, Model, Makeup Artist, and a Black Belt in Korean Hapkido.
Lisa’s platform is Family Awareness. Lisa believes that “each and every family forms the nucleus of our society. Through community involvement, volunteer work and giving our children a foundation built on love, communication and respect, we create a strong nucleus of people, and a destiny we can celebrate.”
Lisa has served as President of the PTA at her children's school, teaches Karate, and initiated a “Read to Me” program within her community. Her goal is to form a Non-Profit Organization, benefiting children with HIV/AIDS.