Lisa Cohen is an executive coach and strategic adviser for mission-driven organizations. For ten years, she served as founding Executive Director of the Washington Global Health Alliance (WGHA) working to connect global health organizations and non-traditional partners to increase their impact. Over the past 20 years, she has facilitated dozens of partnerships and programs and helped launch global health alliances in other parts of the U.S. and the world.
Prior to the formation of WGHA, Ms. Cohen spent 25 years as a senior manager and producer for several Seattle television stations. She has served on a number of boards, and currently works with the Behavioral Health Innovation Fund, the Center for Innovation in Cancer and Transplant,
Ms. Cohen holds a bachelor’s degree in Radio and Television Production from University of Washington and a Master of Arts in International Communications from the University of Washington.