Board member of Girl Scouts
Conquering the Boardroom
Salon - Panel
In this salon we will hear how you can conquer the baordroom, what it takes, how you prepare and what your intentions, your board bio will look to change companies with your voice.
Lisa Violet is a C-suite, senior executive of both the banking and technology sectors with an international background and leadership roles in finance, commercial lending, capital management, risk, internal and external audit. Lisa most recently was the Chief Risk Officer of FHLBank San Francisco with responsibility for the Bank’s risk, compliance, and governance framework, and oversaw the credit and collateral functions. Prior to joining the Bank in 2017, Lisa was the chief audit executive at the global technology company Hitachi Data Systems (now Hitachi Vantara), and prior to that served in several senior positions in the banking industry, amassing 20 years of experience at institutions including Wells Fargo, MUFG Union Bank, Bank of the Orient, and Scotia Capital. Her career began at PricewaterhouseCoopers, serving both in Canada and Chile. She is a Chartered Accountant with a B.A. in Management Accounting from University of Waterloo. Lisa serves on non-profit boards where she is currently a Board member of Girl Scouts of Northern California and has served on the boards of Bentley School, Family Builders By Adoption, the Institute of Internal Auditors, and the Canadian Council for the Americas.