Lisa joined VGA in 2011 after having worked as the marketing director at The Rose Theater for many years. She continues to support The Rose’s development and fundraising efforts and outreach program in her role at VGA. As vice president, Lisa serves on VGA’s nonprofit management team and provides leadership for VGA staff. In addition, she has provided event planning, administrative, marketing, and development services for the Tri-Faith Initiative, Girls Inc., MENTOR Nebraska, American Muslim Institute, and Rock & Roll Forever Foundation.
Lisa earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Piano with an Arts Management Emphasis from the University of Colorado.
FUN FACTS ABOUT LISA
With VGA Since: April 2011
What titles would your coworkers give you? Client Organizer. Office Sounding Board. Zoo Keeper.
Three words that describe you: Optimistic. Sarcastic. Type A.
What’s the coolest or most important trend you see today? Engagement of younger generations in politics and social justice to improve the country and world
What would you name your autobiography? “It’s On My List”
Hidden Skill or Talent: I’m a certified SCUBA diver, and I spent a month doing archaeological work in Israel
Guilty Pleasure: Reading gossip rags while exercising on the elliptical at the YMCA