Active Member, National Speakers Association since 1986
The National Speakers Association (NSA) is a professional speakers’ organization that supports the pursuit of public speaking as a business. NSA is the oldest and largest of 11 international associations comprising the Global Speakers Federation.
2002: Awarded the CPAE & inducted into the NSA Speaker Hall Of Fame
The National Speakers Association (NSA) established the Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) Speaker Hall of Fame to honor professional speakers who have reached the top echelon of platform excellence. Admission into the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame is a lifetime award for speaking excellence and professionalism. Inductees are evaluated by their peers through a rigorous and demanding process.
Earned the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation from the NSA
The Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation, conferred by the National Speakers Association and the International Federation for Professional Speakers, is the speaking profession’s international measure of professional platform skill.
Board Member of University of Tennessee, College of Arts & Sciences
The Dean’s Advisory Board (DAB) is a group of committed alumni and friends who promote excellence in the college. Members serve as advocates and advisors in support of the college’s students, faculty, staff, and administration and work at all times in a collaborative fashion with its leadership.
Awarded Outstanding Alumni from University of Tennessee
The Outstanding Alumni award is given to 5 alumni annually who are accomplished in their profession and making a difference in their business.
Awarded Chancellors Citation of Extraordinary Service to the University of Tennessee
The Chancellors Citation of Extraordinary Service award is given to alumni who have donated their time to the University. Lisa worked closely with the Women’s Council to provide presentations to the women alumni on personal and professional success.
Member of the Alumni Board of Directors for the University of Tennessee
This board serves to Provide insight and feedback to the leadership of the alumni operation and to the administration of the institution and be advocates for the University.