Known as a business strategist and key catalyst for advancement, positive momentum and vitality, Lisa’s skill to quickly grasp key business drivers in an industry or organization – along with her ability to be innovative and resolve issues involving considerable complexity – are true benefits for the firm’s portfolio of clients. An energetic, service-oriented relationship builder with a bias for action and the proven “can do” conation and drive to execute strategies and produce results beyond expectations.
Lisa has led national search operations and executive sourcing strategies for key president, CEO, executive director and senior officer search initiatives on behalf of a broad array of not-for-profit, academic, manufacturing, distribution, services, corporate business and global enterprises, resulting in outstanding client outcomes including an extraordinary percentage of top female executive appointments and diversity hires. In the process, Lisa has developed an extensive network of female and minority executives locally, regionally, and across the country.
Lisa’s energizing demeanor and drive for excellence stem from her notable accomplishments in driving impact, outcomes and success as an industry leader in the not-for-profit sector; as an award-winning advancement and development leader with a record of mobilizing record volunteer participation in major events including Toys for Tots, and maintaining record retention rates on behalf of a 15-branch Association; as Chairperson of Healthy Kids Day – a community wide event in downtown Birmingham; as champion for the development and implementation of a leadership program for the $28M, 15-branch YMCA and as a Certified Personal Trainer, Pilates Instructor, fitness coach, and former executive leader of healthy lifestyles for the largest fitness facility in the state.
Lisa earned her degree in Business Management, graduating with honors from Huntingdon College.
Contact Lisa: LHart at WhelessPartners.com +1 800 448.0926 x112