Lisa Stratton is a Senior Philanthropic Advisor for the Arizona Community Foundation. She oversees ACF’s professional advisor outreach system, including the Professional Advisory Board, whose 40+ members provide strategic planning, guidance, and oversight to ACF. Lisa also leads asset development activities for the Kellenberger + Tollefson Center for LGBTQ Philanthropy. She works closely with donors and professional advisors to cultivate lifetime and planned charitable gift opportunities, while serving as the relationship manager for a portfolio of fundholders and legacy donors.
Prior to ACF, Lisa served as Individual Gifts Manager at Southwest Human Development where her responsibilities included launching the organization’s first individual giving program and implementing a stewardship plan to increase donor retention. Lisa has also held positions at the Volunteer Center of Lubbock and Texas Tech University. Lisa received her associate’s degree from Arizona Western College and graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Communication from Lubbock Christian University. She is an Arizona native, born and raised in Yuma.