Lisa McMillian is the Executive Director of the EMDR Research Foundation. Her work has brought a clear viewpoint of what collaborative leadership looks like in an AMC. With nearly two decades of prime contribution in executive leadership within the healthcare and personal/professional development industries, Lisa has the interpersonal knowledge to bring out the best in team settings. She has mastered membership and donor database programs with her capacity to quickly ascertain what processes will best support new scenarios. Always working to spearhead direct and effective communication, Lisa has the ability to find common ground to secure cooperation while serving clients and their membership. She enjoys engaging with the life stories of members and donors in order to learn how to best serve their needs.
Favorite motto/quote: “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” -E.E. Cummings
When you’re not at VPG, you’re: Enjoying friends/family, practicing hot yoga, and volunteering in a capacity that others are empowered.
One person you’d like to meet (dead or alive): I would love to meet my parents as an adult.
What do you want to do when you grow up: To continue to discover and appreciate all of life!
Greatest achievement: Completed the Landmark Forum and created a life of appreciation and contribution.