She has extensive experience providing counsel on complex strategic corporate and financial public relations matters, including shareholder activism and corporate governance, crisis communications, cyber security, litigation and regulatory support, and M&A.
Lissa has over 30 years’ experience providing strategic counsel to the highest levels of senior management and boards of directors to support their communications planning and execution. Working closely with internal teams during sometimes decades-long engagements, Lissa has successfully guided hundreds of clients through both day-to-day communications issues and a broad array of complex, sensitive reputational challenges and special situations. She has advised numerous companies and institutions on matters related to shareholder activism and corporate governance, crisis communications, cyber security, litigation and regulatory support, and M&A.
Prior to her time at Kekst CNC, Lissa was a practicing attorney in New Haven, Connecticut. She also held media-related positions on several political campaigns.
Lissa is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Connecticut School of Law. In addition to her Kekst CNC responsibilities, Lissa serves on the Board of Prep for Prep.