Lisa Witter

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, Apolitical

Executive, entrepreneur, writer and public speaker. Expert in the intersections of communications, government, politics, technology and behaviour change. Formerly: has worked in government for the Seattle City Council and has co-founded political training institutes worldwide; Chief Operating Officer and Partner, Fenton, the largest public interest communications firm in the US; founded Assemblyfor, applying behavioural science to policy and social change, and sister organization Without Violence, a communications support hub for advocates and policy-makers. Currently, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, Apolitical: the first global impact network for government. Apolitical's international platform connects and promotes the best ideas and people in the public service to help solve the hardest challenges facing societies. Member of the Board, past or present: US Government's National Academy of Science and Engineering, focused on violence prevention; for-profit and non-profit boards, including one publicly traded company. World Economic Young Forum Global Leader and Member, Global Agenda Council on Behaviour. Co-Author, "The She Spot: Why Women are the Marketing for Changing the World and How to Reach Them”. Commentator and moderator for media outlets and global conferences.