Lisa is a highly experienced communications strategist and team leader. With more than 30 years’ experience in corporate communications and media, Lisa’s strength lies in complex problem solving and issues management. She is a sought-after advisor to Boards and Senior Executives on corporate reputation matters, marketing communication team development and strategic communications planning.
Lisa has worked at length with public and private sector organisations on campaigns to inform, engage or persuade audiences on a range of matters including healthcare reforms and products, contentious property development issues, new business and product launches and Australian market entry strategies.
She has led communications for organisations undergoing change, including mergers, acquisitions, redundancy and insolvency. Her value to clients comes in her ability to comprehend the larger businesses issues and to focus the communications strategic approach to that bigger picture.
Lisa has a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism), is a Certified RIMER (Change Management) practitioner and holds an International Certificate for Public Participation (IAP2).
She has been a National Board Member of the Asia Pacific Professional Services Marketing Association (APSMA now ICON), a Board Member of the RSPCA Qld and Cystic Fibrosis Queensland. She currently services on industry policy and advocacy committees relating to her area of practice, including for The Property Council of Australia and the Urban Development Institute of Australia.
Managing Director, BBS Communications Group