Lisa joined Pappas Ventures in November 2010 on a part-time basis to assist with accounting, finance and fundraising activities. She transitioned to full time in October 2014 and was named Senior Associate, Operations.

Prior to joining Pappas, Lisa was a Vice President in the Alternative Investments Group of the J.P. Morgan Private Bank in New York. She was co-head of Investor Relations, responsible for managing all investor communication to the firm’s high net worth clients with respect to their private equity, hedge fund and real estate investments. She was also responsible for providing updates to clients on the performance of their alternative investment portfolios. Prior to the J.P. Morgan Private Bank, Lisa was a Vice President at J.P. Morgan Capital, the firm’s proprietary private equity unit. She worked directly for the COO and assisted in the formation of J.P. Morgan’s first employee co-investment program. Before that, Lisa served as controller for J.P. Morgan Capital. She began her career in the J.P. Morgan Financial division as part of the firm’s financial reporting group.


New York University Stern School of Business (MBA in Finance)
Utica College of Syracuse University (BS in Accounting)