President, Purina Animal Nutrition and EVP, Land O'Lakes, Inc.
On the team since 2004
"We have a relentless commitment to developing the very best in animal nutrition, and if it doesn’t add value for our customers and their animals it doesn’t work for us. That’s why we engage the most talented team of Ph.D. nutritionists, veterinarians and innovative product developers to help unlock the greatest potential of every animal."
Lisa leads the Animal Nutrition portfolio, which encompasses livestock and lifestyle animals, as well as the ingredient portfolio. The portfolio is anchored by the iconic Purina brand, which delivers the best in animal nutrition.
Prior to this role, Lisa served for seven years as the Sr. Vice President of the Feed Business to Business portfolio, which included the businesses of milk replacer, micro ingredient distribution and premix, macro ingredient merchandising and Lab Diet businesses. She joined Land O’Lakes in 2004 and held strategy and finance leadership positions across Dairy Foods and our Feed and Winfield businesses before assuming the Business to Business role in 2013.
Before Land O’Lakes, Lisa held a variety of finance and strategy roles at International Multifoods and Pillsbury. She sat on the board of directors at Ecumen for 10 years. She currently sits on the Board of the Greater Twin Cities United Way. Lisa is passionate about developing women for leadership roles and served on Land O’Lakes’ Women’s Leadership Network in both co-lead and executive sponsor roles.
B.A., Hamline University
MBA, University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management
International Multifoods Corporation
Pillsbury / General Mills
The Pillsbury Company