Lisa originally hales from Syracuse, New York and joined RIT in the Government and Community Relations Division in 2005. During her first few years at RIT, Lisa managed the office budget and supported the development of the online registration system for RIT’s Brick City Homecoming and Family Weekend. After several years working side by side with event planners, Lisa gained the necessary experience to take on the role of Associate Director for Conferences and Special Events in 2010. While Lisa is well- versed in all aspects of operations and logistics for events large and small, Lisa has particular expertise in assisting clients executing athletic camps, K-12 programs, and professional conferences on campus. Lisa also uses her event planning experience on a personal level by volunteering and planning events with her children’s schools and extracurricular activities. Lisa is passionate about interior decorating and enjoys DIY projects. Lisa is currently taking classes in Project Management at RIT.