Lisa is soon to join August Capital, a firm focused on early-stage startups in the IT sector, as a Principal.
Over the past four years, Lisa has earned a JD from Harvard Law School and an MBA from Harvard Business School. While in graduate school, she worked for Lyndra, a biotechnology company started by Dr. Robert Langer whose mission is to increase adherence to prescription medications. She also served on the Obama administration’s National Economic Council, where she focused on manufacturing and innovation policy.
Prior to graduate school, Lisa worked for Bain & Company in New York City as a Senior Associate Consultant.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Lisa attended Yale University, where she majored in biology and economics graduating magna cum laude. She holds a JD/MBA, cum laude, from Harvard. Lisa is also a proud graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology, the nerdiest high school in America.
Lisa is recently married to her husband Justin Stilwell, who works at Google. She lives in San Francisco.
As a member of Class 22, Lisa served her fellowship at August Capital under the mentorship of General Partners David Hornik and Tripp Jones.