Member of the President's Leadership Council of The Asia Foundation
Executive Director, Asia America MultiTechnology Association
Lisa currently serves as executive director at the Asia America MultiTechnology Association (AAMA), leading the association’s efforts to accelerate ideas and best-in-class collaboration with high-tech venture capitalists, successful entrepreneurs, and up-and-coming innovators in Silicon Valley and Asia. Prior to AAMA, Lisa was at The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Ltd. responsible for the operational development and planning for the Group’s portfolio Peninsula Hotels in Asia, the United States and Europe, which include the opening of The Peninsula Paris in 2014 and the opening of The Peninsula Shanghai in 2009.
Lisa grew up in San Francisco and received her bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies from U.C. Berkeley and spent one year with the Associate Kyoto Program at Doshisha University, Japan. As a lifelong learner, Lisa recently completed the Venture Capital Executive Program at Haas School of Business and a Certificate in Hotel Revenue Management from Cornell University.