Lalivan joined the Zonta Club of Bangkok I in 2000 and has served as governor, foundation ambassador and International UN Committee member for Asia-Pacific Regional Office of UNESCAP. In the past 41 years, she has been chairman of Fujitsu Business System, vice president of Union Bank of Bangkok and chairman of Chateau de Bangkok Hotel, responsible for delivering strategies to achieve the companies’ performance. Her other non-governmental organization roles include vice chairman of Krittanusorn Foundation and chairman of the English-speaking Union Thailand. Lalivan completed her bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Wisconsin, master’s degree in management from Chulalongkorn University and doctorate of public administration from the University of Bangkok Thonburi. Her personal interests include meditation, sports and traveling.