Lisa Fisher, MAAdjunct Professor


M.A. Leadership and Organizational Development, Saybrook University
M.A. Psychology, Saybrook University
M.A.T. College of Idaho
B.A. Wellesley College


For 17 years, Lisa has served nationally and internationally as a coach, a facilitator, and an educational, organizational and development consultant for both for-profit and non-profit organizations.  

Lisa is a graduate of Wellesley College and holds three advanced degrees: a Master of Arts in Teaching, a Master of Arts in Leadership and Organizational Development, and a Master of Arts in Psychology. A practicing psychotherapist, coach, and organizational psychologist, she is currently completing a PhD in Organizational Systems. Lisa is also a certified Immunity to Change facilitator, a BoardSource Certified Governance Trainer (CGT), and a Level 1 Partnership Broker.

Lisa piloted and taught the first Social Entrepreneurship course at Boise State University, and she has engaged in consulting for other universities on their social impact programming. In 2014, she was named a Social Impact Fellow by RSF Social Finance. Lisa also led the successful efforts in Idaho to pass Benefit Corporation Legislation, and in 2016, she published the best-selling, #1 new release, and award-winning book, Admissions by Design.

Lisa is a certified yoga instructor, a former Junior Olympic alpine ski racer and, most joyfully, a mother. She lives in the Pacific Northwest, where she loves to play in the glorious outdoors as often as possible.


LDR6100: Personal Development and Communication