Lisa Poulin '78 is a senior executive with more than 27 years of turnaround management and advisory experience, bringing direction and structure to companies in transition. Her strengths include determining the optimal strategy, defining the tasks to be achieved, creating a working group, problem solving, financial analysis, business plan development, obtaining financing and enhancing communication with interested parties. Ms. Poulin has been instrumental in a number of prominent, complex restructurings, with varied responsibilities.
Ms. Poulin has served as an advisor to numerous companies both in and out of court and has testified on a wide range of issues. She is a frequent speaker and author on insolvency and turnaround management. Ms. Poulin is a Certified Turnaround Professional and a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor. She holds a bachelor's degree from Bucknell University and a master's degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Ms. Poulin serves as a vice president of the Turnaround Management Association Board of Directors and is a member of AIRA, ABI and the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation. In addition, Ms. Poulin has held numerous board positions with Nexus Recovery Center, Inc. Dallas, TX and is currently on the audit committee of Mary's Center for Maternal and Child Care, Inc. in Washington, DC.