President, OnBoard Inc.
Lisa Robinson is the President of OnBoard, an organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in executive leadership roles and on corporate boards. Since joining OnBoard in June of 2020, she has led the expansion of OnBoard’s outreach, created new social justice fellowship opportunities, and successfully adapted OnBoard’s programming to accommodate the need for virtual events, including virtual networking.
In addition, Lisa is a Partner at Bell Oaks Executive Search, where she leverages her career experiences with corporations and nonprofits to give a unique perspective advising clients on talent acquisition. Her career spans the nonprofit and for-profit sectors, having worked in a diverse range of businesses from start-ups to Forbes 100 companies, primarily in fashion and textiles before working in the nonprofit sector. Beginning in 2001, she focused on fundraising – building and leading teams, raising funds, and helping other nonprofits do the same. She led fundraising at Marist School, Visiting Nurse/Hospice Atlanta, and was the VP of Philanthropy at the Woodruff Arts Center. Lisa is a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Georgia Board of Directors, where she chairs the nominating committee. She graduated with a degree in Music from Scripps College of the Claremont Colleges in California. She is married to Will Slade, has two daughters, and a rambunctious Standard Poodle, Oswald.