Lisa Aukward serves as the Director of Programming overseeing all education and training initiatives for 3C members. Highly regarded as a change agent for non-profits, Lisa has spent the past 10 years as a management consultant for numerous nonprofits in areas of member relations, communications and marketing. Prior to her consulting role, she oversaw program and brand management at the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries.
Lisa holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s of Science in Management, both from University of Maryland – University College. Her Graduate level certificate in Public Relations supports her strengths in developing strong relationships and strategic media relations. She also holds a B.A. in Communications from George Mason University, and is a current student in the Institute of Organization Management program from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
Lisa has been an active member of the American Society of Association Executives, (ASAE), holding numerous leadership positions. She is currently the Sponsorship Chair on the Executive Board for Women in Sports and Events (WISE) and is an active volunteer for various nonprofit organizations in the Washington, DC area.