LISA SMITH, MA, BA -  VICE PRESIDENT

Professional Experience:
Mental Health America  Allen County, Inc. Fort Wayne, IN 2011-Present (Executive Director 2011-present)
Cedars HOPE, Inc. Fort Wayne, IN 2012-2015 (Executive Director) 
Progressive Concepts Consulting Fort Wayne, IN 2009-Present (Principle Consultant) 
United Way of Allen County Fort Wayne, IN 2008-2009 (Vice President of Operations) 
Indiana Business College Fort Wayne, IN & Muncie, IN 2004-2006
Brown  Mackie College 2002-2004 (Adjunct Faculty) Fort Wayne, Michiana and Muncie campuses
ACTION, Inc. of Delaware & Grant Counties 2004-2005 (Deputy Director Muncie, IN) 
Community Action of Northeast Indiana CANI Fort Wayne, IN (Director of Children & Youth Services 1996 –2004, Program Director 1996-2002)

Professional Affiliations:
Indiana State Guardianship Association
United Way Board of Directors, 2015-Present
STOP Suicide Northeast Indiana 2013-Present
Leadership Fort Wayne, 2011
Indiana 2-1-1 Board of Directors, 2007-2010 (Board Member)
Northeast Indiana Homeward Bound Walk, 2008-2009 (Chair) 
Indiana Coalition on Housing & Homeless Issues 2005-2007 (Board Member, Secretary, Interim Executive Director 2007 )
NE Indiana Interagency Council on Housing & Homelessness, 2005-2007
Society of Human Resource Management , 2004-2005; 2009
Workforce Investment Board, 2004-2005
Work One Consortium Member Muncie
United Way, Study Circles, 2004
United Way, Day of Caring, 2003, 2007-2009