Lisa Phillips (she/her) is State Voices Chief Financial Officer. Bringing an extensive nonprofit financial management experience with her, she is responsible for managing the financial operations and compliance for the organization. Lisa works closely with the senior staff, CEO, and Board to support the organization’s goals through a robust and reliable financial system.
Before joining the State Voices team, Lisa served as the Finance Director for a national family planning organization in the District of Columbia that supports more than 900 member organizations. She also served as the Director of Finance and Administration for the Voter Participation Center, working closely with the leadership team to develop and maintain the financial management structure of the organization.
Lisa holds an MBA from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, and a Bachelor’s degree from Washington Adventist University. She lives in Maryland with her husband Gary and their four-legged daughter Remi. She loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, and hopes to spend as much time as possible in Carbo San Lucas, Mexico.