With over 25 years of financial and operational experience, Alisa brings her knowledge and skill gained in both industry and non-profit settings to The Chicago Lighthouse. As the Chief Financial Officer, she will be focused on upholding strong financial internal controls while taking The Chicago Lighthouse into the future with technology focused process streamlining. Working closely as a partner to program leaders and the Board of Directors, she will serve as the financial leader for the Agency. Prior to joining The Lighthouse, Alisa worked in the non-profit sector at PAWS Chicago as the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Medical Operations, as well as holding financial and operational roles in large manufacturing and distribution organizations. Alisa earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a Certified Public Accountant.