Lisa Cohen

Senior Advisor, UNCOMMON
Lisa Cohen

About

As a Senior Advisor to Seattle-based strategy consulting firm UNCOMMON, Lisa combines her experience leading a pioneering global health organization with her journalism background to help improve organizational effectiveness and efficiency. Her specialty is coalition creation: guiding disparate stakeholders to align their expertise and skills toward more successful outcomes. She is a creative project manager, executive coach, and expert in strengthening board governance. Lisa founded the Washington Global Health Alliance in 2007, the world’s first regionally-focused global health alliance whose members include members include global health organizations, educational institutions and private and public entities. She served as Executive Director for 10 years.  Prior to WGHA, she spent 25 years as a manager and producer in broadcast news. She is active on several boards and advisory committees.