Lisa Brown Alexander, SPHR
Lisa is the President and CEO of Nonprofit HR -- the country’s leading and oldest firm focused exclusively on the talent management needs of social impact organizations. Under her direction, Nonprofit HR has served some of the most prominent organizations in the country, including Amnesty International, Independent Sector and NeighborWorks America. Her many years as a dynamic entrepreneur and business leader has not gone unnoticed and her list of accolades is long. To name a few: She was named one of Washington DC’s Top 25 Minority Business Leaders by the Washington Business Journal, Washington SmartCEO Magazine awarded her the 2012 Brava! Award for distinguished achievement in business, and in 2016, she was named to the list Power50 Women by Walker’s Legacy. Lisa actively contributes to the strength of the nonprofit sector through volunteer work on various advisory boards and boards of directors. She is an advisor with Fund the People and Equity in the Center initiatives; she also serves as Associate Producer of the Lake Arbor Jazz Festival since its inception in 2010 and serves on the Board of Directors of the DC Chamber of Commerce, and the Prince Georges Cultural Arts Foundation. Lisa is also co-owner of a luxury bed and breakfast destination just outside of Washington, DC, Wellspring Manor & Spa. Born in Montreal, Canada, Lisa is also one of the founders of the Association of Gospel Music Ministries (AGMM) and a founder leader of the Toronto Mass Choir.