As a Senior Associate on the Climate & Resilience team, Lisa Lee works on grants and partnerships focused on supporting the team’s objectives of achieving an equitable pathway to a net-zero emissions economy.
Prior to joining The Rockefeller Foundation, she was a member of the Resilience Finance team at 100 Resilient Cities. In this capacity, she helped develop the strategy and thought leadership for the team, supported the creation of innovative financial mechanisms, and managed partnerships with public and private sector institutions to help member cities advance their resilience strategies towards implementation.
Lisa was also a consultant with Deloitte’s Strategy & Operations practice. At Deloitte, she primarily developed business cases and designed operating models and processes for global Life Sciences and Healthcare and Financial Services clients. She also had the opportunity to support companies and municipalities with smart cities initiatives, which led her to work with Innovate Memphis, an organization based in her hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. Lisa is a graduate of Wesleyan University where she studied Economics and French Studies.