Lisa Lalande

Century Initiative
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer
Century Initiative
Contact
lisa@centuryinitiative.ca

About

Lisa brings with her more than 20 years of proven experience in policy research and analysis, knowledge mobilization, change management, venture philanthropy, corporate social responsibility, and marketing communications. She previously held the position of Executive Director of the Mowat Centre’s Not-for-Profit Research Hub (Mowat NFP). She has also served on the executive management team at Lift Philanthropy Partners – an organization that focuses on helping non-profits improve their accountability, performance metrics, and overall capacity.

Lisa also held a variety of senior management positions at Habitat for Humanity, leading a cross-functional team in expanding the association’s domestic and international activities, specifically in Quebec and in partnership with Indigenious communities. She also worked in retail banking and wealth management, and she studied at Glenn Gould Professional School of Music, the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business, and York University’s Schulich Business School.