60% of high-priority research goes unfunded.
Lisa is an assurance partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC). She completed a secondment in the firm’s National Auditing and Accounting Department and a secondment in PwC’s San Jose office located in California (Silicon Valley) during the technology boom from 1999–2001.
Lisa has volunteered with the Canadian Cancer Society since 1995. She volunteers to fight the cancer battle on behalf of all of her friends and family members who are cancer survivors or who lost their battle with cancer. She has been a unit and regional treasurer, a regional president and a Finance Committee member. Lisa has been the Chair of the Audit Committee and continues to be a Board member for Ontario Division. In the community, Lisa has sold daffodils, volunteered at Relay For Life and sat on several research grant panels as a lay person.
Lisa lives in Brampton with her family and strives for a healthy lifestyle with regular weekly fitness sessions and a good work/home life balance to ensure she spends quality time with her husband and their two children, Isabelle, age 13, and Sergei, age 8. During the winter season Lisa enjoys skiing at Caledon Ski Club and during the summer season spends every possible moment at her cottage in Southampton on Lake Huron.