Lisa has 18 years of experience driving financial and professional services communications campaigns for clients in accounting, commercial real estate, workplace strategy, economic development, branding, technology and energy.
Lisa has been a part of Team Akrete since its founding in 2011. Lisa serves as an Account Director in some cases and as a specialist media relations role in others, counseling clients on topics that resonate with target media and pitching their thought leadership to national and industry journalists.
Over the years, Lisa has worked with a broad spectrum of clients, including JLL, Steelcase, and New Zealand Trade & Enterprise. She currently leads Akrete’s work with global firm Unispace. Prior to becoming a freelance public relations consultant, Lisa managed some of the largest professional services accounts at a New York City public relations firm.
A New Zealand native, Lisa earned Bachelor of Commerce degrees in International Business and Marketing from the University of Auckland. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach, volunteering, running and traveling around the U.S. and the world with her husband and two children.