Lisa Robertson

Board Member

Lisa is the principal and co-founder of the Hillbrooke Group, a full-service communications firm established in 1995. Working in the public and not-for-profit sectors, the Hillbrooke Group offers clients a full range of services including strategic planning and implementation, internal communications, media relations, social media, stakeholder engagement, content development and special event planning and execution.

Lisa began her career on Parliament Hill working for a Member of Parliament. She then joined a federal Crown Corporation where she spent 11 years engaged in a wide variety of communication roles culminating in her final position as the Director of Communications.

Early in her consultancy practice, Lisa had the opportunity to broaden her skills through her involvement with several complex communication and media projects including the 1995 G-7 Summit meetings, the 1997 APEC Ministerial Meeting for Small Business, the 1998 International Meeting on Cultural Policy, the Ninth Conference of Spouses of Heads of State and Government of the Americas, the Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada and the Canadian Nurses Association National Expert Commission.

Over the past 20 years, Lisa has assumed leadership of teams where she has worked closely with and managed a variety of communications specialists. In that capacity, she has developed, implemented and overseen assignments requiring a high level of project management expertise. She regularly plans and implements strategic internal and external communication initiatives, multi-stakeholder engagement projects and successful media relations campaigns.