Executive Asssistant to the CEO
Lisa Dowd began serving as executive assistant to CEO Jason Middleton in June 2017. Previously she served as the executive assistant to the CEO and president of the Music Academy of the West. With more than 10 years of experience, Ms. Dowd has a proven track record of senior-level executive support and management. As an adept multi-tasker, she has expertise in coordination, planning, and execution of complex daily operational support for CEO and Executive level staff in addition to keen technology and project management experience.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Ms. Dowd earned a bachelor's degree in Speech and Hearing Science at the University of Iowa. She relocated to Santa Barbara in 2007 with her husband, Aaron. She is passionate about fitness and dance, and enjoys spending her free time with her husband, and their dog, Kinnick.