Lisa Carlson

Engage Director

Lisa Carlson is an Engage Director and is responsible for building a world-class program that delivers accelerated innovation, learning, and networking opportunities to our partner companies and executives.

Before Engage, Lisa worked in various capacities for Georgia-Pacific, culminating in her role as Director of Insights to Innovation for the Packaging & Cellulose segment. She was responsible for assessing the viability of new venture opportunities and making subsequent recommendations to senior management with her team.

Lisa graduated from Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business with a bachelor’s degree in Management, concentrations in Marketing and Accounting, and a minor in Engineering Management.

Lisa is passionate about sustainability, at both an industry and consumer level, and serves on the board of LiveThrive, an Atlanta-based nonprofit organization working since 2010 to create a community that cares about a healthy and sustainable environment.

As a lifelong athlete, Lisa can be caught out on the tennis court, in an OrangeTheory gym, or on a run around Dunwoody, GA.