Director, Corporate Partnerships
World Food Program USA
Lisa Burgess is the Director of New Business on the Corporate Partnership Team.
Lisa is a fundraiser, marketer, designer, and entrepreneur. She has brand-building experience from Patagonia and Starbucks, and fundraising experience from World Vision and Habitat for Humanity International. As an entrepreneur, Lisa was the co-founder and CEO of Zebra Mix, an award-winning CPG company with national sales and media placement. While working as the Director of Retail Fundraising for World Vision, Lisa built a successful retail channel with 100+ pop-up locations selling charity products. This experience taught her that people want to give and make a difference. It’s our job as fundraisers to create an impactful experience.
Lisa received her BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute and lives in Seattle with her family.