Lisa Gable is the President of the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, a CEO-led initiative aimed at helping to reduce obesity, especially childhood obesity, in America. Under Lisa’s leadership, the foundation grew from 21 founding members to over 200 members in the first 24 months. Lisa serves as a National Trustee of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America; is a member of the National Academy of Medicine Roundtable on Obesity Solutions; serves on the editorial board of the Diplomatic Courier and is a member of Women Corporate Directors. Lisa is a regular guest on Lifetime’s national morning show, The Balancing Act. In August 2004, President George W. Bush appointed Lisa as U.S. Commissioner General to the 2005 World Exposition, Aichi, Japan. She held personal rank of Ambassador.
Her background includes tenure as: Global Brand Identity Manager, INTEL Corporation; Partner, The Brand Group; Board Member, Girl Scouts of the USA; Member, Governor’s Economic Development and Jobs Creation Commission; Advisory Board Member, Base Technologies; Trustee, Thunderbird School of Global Management; Board Member, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute; Board Member, Virginia Foundation for the Humanities; Commissioner, President’s Commission on White House Fellowships; U.S. Delegate, United Nations; Vice Chairman, U.S. Defense Department’s Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services; Trustee, California State Summer School of the Arts; Deputy Associate Director, Office of Presidential Personnel, the White House; and Special Assistant for Technology Transfer Policy, Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Lisa is a graduate of the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and holds a Master’s degree from Georgetown University’s National Security Studies program.