Lisa joined Orren Pickell in 2004 as a remodeling division manager, became chief operating officer in 2010 and took the helm as president in 2017. She has a demonstrated commitment to the firm’s tradition of excellence, and has been equally dedicated to advancing the construction industry. In 2017, she was recognized by Constructech magazine as one of the nation’s leading Women in Construction. She was named Remodeler of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago in 2009, and was selected as one of Professional Remodeler magazine’s 40 Under 40 in 2011. Lisa graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a business degree in marketing and a minor in art and architectural history. Lisa is an active member and 2018 Member of the Year of Vistage Worldwide. She’s also a member of the Executive’s Club of Chicago and the Chicago Architecture Center where she sits on several planning committees. She is an advisory board member for Revolution Workshop, an organization that provides carpentry and woodworking workforce development for unemployed and underemployed people and Lake County Tech Campus, one of the best high school tech training facilities in the Midwest. Lisa also conducts Chicago River cruises for the Chicago Architecture Foundation—one of TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Tours in the United States.