After graduating from Kenyon in 1980, Lisa Schott returned in 1985 following the completion of her M.A. in history and museum studies from Case Western Reserve University and a brief stint in museum work in Cleveland. She began her career at Kenyon in the Alumni Office and was named director in 1988. During the course of her 25 years in the College Relations division and in addition to her role as alumni director, she also oversaw the annual giving program and served as a major gifts officer. In 2010, Lisa was named Managing Director of the Philander Chase Conservancy, Kenyon's land trust. Between 2012 and 2016, she helped to create the Kenyon Farm program and the green initiatives and community partnerships programs. Lisa and her husband Stu are residents of Mt. Vernon and the parents of grown two sons.
1982 — Master of Arts from Case Western Reserve Univ
1980 — Bachelor of Arts from Kenyon College