Little Girl, That's a Cute Idea: Proving the Doubters Wrong

Episode #303

Lisa Curtis

Lisa Curtis is the Founder & CEO of Kuli Kuli Foods

Today we explore the remarkable story of Lisa Curtis, who went from Peace Corps volunteer to trailblazing Founder & CEO of Kuli Kuli Foods, a leading brand pioneering the sustainable superfood, moringa.

Discover the journey of how a quest for better nutrition in West Africa revealed the hidden gem of moringa, igniting the foundation of a superfood empire. From humble village origins to earning a spot on Forbes 30 Under 30, Lisa's rise is a tribute to resilience and the strength of community.
In her narrative, Lisa shares insights on conquering self-doubt, the critical role of fostering connections, achieving harmony between work and life, and the enduring impact of perseverance.

The resources mentioned in this episode are:

  • Visit Kuli Kuli Foods website to purchase their products. Use the code BEYONDBARRIERS at checkout for a 20% discount on your purchase.
  • Look for Kuli Kuli Foods products on Amazon or in 11,000 stores nationwide, including Whole Foods, Sprouts, and Walmart.


"Shoot for the moon, and if you don't hit the moon, you'll land among the stars."

Lisa Curtis