As Executive Director and Chief of Staff, Lise provides support to the CEO and organization to ensure cross collaboration between the leadership team and the firm as a whole.

Her primary responsibilities include supporting the CEO’s internal and external communications, tracking deliverables, coordinating Crestone’s annual planning process and managing company-wide projects and events. 

Prior to her current role, Lise was the Executive Assistant to Crestone’s Founder and CEO, Eric Kramer.  Before joining Crestone in 2004, Lise worked as an EMT-A for the Allegany County Fire Department. Lise graduated cum laude from Houghton College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business.

Lise enjoys spending time with her family, whether that be on the soccer field or exploring eastern Ontario.

What do you love most about being part of Crestone?
My colleagues. We have an incredible team at Crestone and I am so fortunate to learn and be challenged by each of them on a daily basis.
What is your favorite book or what is the most influential book you have ever read?
"Mindset" by Carol Dweck and "Presence" by Amy Cuddy