Prior to joining Nous, Lisa spent several years consulting with Deloitte in Australia and Booz Allen Hamilton in the US. She also worked as a research fellow in the Leader Development Research Unit at the US Army Research Institute in Washington, DC, where she focused on improving leader adaptability and investigating the core elements of cross‑cultural competence that enable leaders to be more effective when working in a global environment.
Lisa holds a PhD and Master of Arts in Industrial-Organisational Psychology from George Mason University, US; and a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) from the University of Washington, US. She is certified in Hogan Assessment Systems (HPI, HDS and MVPI), Benchmarks®, 360 BY DESIGN®, Executive Dimensions,® Prospector®, Baron EQ-i, EQ-i 2.0 and EQ-i 360 (Emotional Quotient Inventory) and Change Style Indicator.
Lisa grew up in a military family and moved every few years. Her adventurous lifestyle, including traversing 11 major global locations, has inspired a passion for travel and food.