Lisa most recently served as the Assistant Deputy Minister – Mental Health and Addictions. Before her role with the Department, she served as the acting Executive Director at Health PEI. She has extensive experience in addictions programming in Prince Edward Island and with the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba.
Lisa has played an instrumental role in overseeing operations for provincial inpatient and Community Mental Health and Addictions. She has sat on provincial, federal, and territorial committees and has played a significant role in the development and promotion of Health PEI strategies and goals. Lisa brings a wealth of policy oversight and strategic planning to her work and fosters approaches that deliver high-quality health care, retention, and recruitment. Lisa holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Prince Edward Island and a Master of Arts in Psychology and Counselling from Yorkville University.