Darlene Lamourt is a two-time brain aneurysm survivor, suffering a subarachnoid hemorrhage in August 2010 & December 2018. She was treated endovascularly with long stays in the Neuro ICU. She\’s blessed that speech, physical rehabilitation, and two flow diversion procedures have allowed her to recover with almost no long-term deficits. We\’re grateful she\’s here for …



Marianne Meehan learned about our Foundation while she home recuperating from her Brain Aneurysm surgery. She feels that she owes her life to both her Primary Doctor (Eric Hansen) and her Neurosurgeon (Robert Solomon). Her Brain Aneurysm was discovered when an MRI was ordered due to recurrent sinus infections. She had her clipping done at …


Kris Sorenson

Everyone, please meet Kris Sorenson. She was the first patient saved by The Lisa Foundation in December 2015 after her sister heard our Founder, Todd Crawford, speaking on the radio and urged her to get checked for a Brain Aneurysm. Kris did get checked, and as a result, she was admitted to @UCSFHospitals and underwent …

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September 2016

First Annual “A Cerebral Affair” Charity Benefit (Sept.)


Read the story here: http://abc7ny.com/health/lisa-colagrossi-foundation-starts-national-awareness-campaign/1988352/

Huffington Post

Read the story here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/never-downplay-the-worst-headache-of-life-and-more_us_590b1d7fe4b03b105b44bfa2


Read the story here: https://consumer.healthday.com/cardiovascular-health-information-20/aneurysm-news-354/brain-aneurysm-lack-of-awareness-can-cost-lives-715368.html

September 2016

Launch of National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month Campaign (Sept.)

Our Foundation

The Lisa Foundation, a 501 (c)(3), is the leading private funder of Brain Aneurysm initiatives that directly or indirectly support awareness, education, research, and survivor support in the U.S.

Our Mission

To foster a national dialogue and understanding around Brain Aneurysms and drive better patient outcomes through pioneering education, research, and support.

Contact Us

The Lisa Foundation

Administrative Office & Mailing Address

P.O. Box 13

Frankenmuth, MI 48734


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