Lizette M. Ornelas joined Speidel Bentsen in November 2018.  She grew up in the small town of Mattawa, WA, and attended Central Washington University for a year before moving to Lynnwood, WA. Lizette moved to the Wenatchee Valley in order to be closer to her family, and plans to attend college to pursue a degree in Early Childhood Education.

Outside of the office, Lizette enjoys reading fantasy books, comics, and playing video games, as well as teasing her three cats.