Lisa Brady

Lisa Brady Gill is a strategic, results oriented Education Management leader passionate about leading and growing teams and organizations with the mission of success for all students regardless of status, circumstance or age. She has spent her career leveraging a broad national network spanning the business, policy, education, foundation and non-profit sectors. She currently serves as a National Education and Business Consultant, with clients such as Student Success Agency and Design Connect Create.

Previously, Ms. Gill served as Senior Director, External Engagement, Public Affairs at ACT, Inc. In this capacity, she led a team of strategists and policy researchers in the areas of K-12, PSE and Workforce responsible for creating innovative alliances that led to actionable research, policies, and new revenue opportunities serving ACT’s strategic agenda outside of the traditional assessment space.

Ms. Gill enjoyed a long-term career at North Texas Instruments, serving in multiple senior leadership roles in the Education Technology Group. During her tenure at TI, she was responsible for policy, marketing and field marketing, public relations and communications, professional development, systemic initiatives and strategic partnerships to name a few. She created the first research department for TI’s Education Division, as well as led the team pioneering early support of GEAR UP and NCCEP which continued and grew throughout her tenure. Ms. Gill’s previous roles include serving as a founding member of the national education start-up, Voyager Expanded Learning, as well as an educator in the Richardson Independent School District. She values her service on multiple national and local boards throughout her career. She holds a master’s degree in early childhood education from North Texas A&M, Commerce and a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of North Texas at Austin, graduating with honors from both institutions.