Lisa K. Hansen is a California Licensed Professional Fiduciary and National Certified
Guardian. Licensed since 2009, Lisa is in partnership with her husband and fellow fiduciary,
Matthew Pereira, at Hansen & Pereira, Professional Fiduciaries in Eureka, California. The
majority of Lisa’s fiduciary caseload consists of living trust, special needs trust, and irrevocable
trust administrations. Prior to becoming a fiduciary, Lisa worked in public accounting, corporate
risk management, and business management. While in public accounting, Lisa prepared
fiduciary accountings for both litigation and routine administration, as well as trust and estate tax
Lisa holds an undergraduate degree in environmental science from the University of
Oregon, and completed two additional years of undergraduate coursework in business
administration, emphasis in accounting, at Cal Poly Humboldt. She also completed post
baccalaureate certificate programs in fiduciary management for both trustees and conservators
through CSU Fullerton.
When not at the office, Lisa can be found out in the barn with the family’s menagerie of
largely rescued four-legged dependents, or recreating in the natural beauty of Humboldt County
with her husband and two children.