Author: Lisen Stromberg

Lisen Stromberg is an author, culture innovation consultant, and widely regarded speaker who empowers people and companies to reimagine the future of work through work+life success.

Through her consulting business, PrismWork, Lisen and her team partner with companies, leaders, and advocates, to ensure women and Millennials thrive in the workplace. She is currently serving as the acting COO of the 3% Movement, committed to changing the ratio of women in leadership in the advertising industry.

Lisen is also an award-winning independent journalist whose work can be found in The New York Times, Fortune, Newsweek, and other high profile media outlets. Her forthcoming book, Work Pause Thrive: How to Pause for Parenthood Without Killing Your Career, reveals how trailblazing women have disrupted the traditional career paradigm to achieve their personal and professional goals and how forward-thinking companies creating workplaces that enable women (and Millennials) to thrive.

An in-demand speaker, Lisen has been on stage at numerous high profile conferences including SXSW, TEDx, and others. She speaks regularly at, and conducts workshops for, companies ranging from global Fortune 500s to tech start-ups.

Previously, Lisen had a successful career in marketing and business strategy working at companies such as Nestle Corporation and Foote, Cone & Belding Advertising. As Founder and President of Supporting Our Sons, she learned the thrill and challenges of being a social entrepreneur.

Lisen has a B.A. from Dartmouth College, an M.B.A. from the Haas School of Business at U.C. Berkeley, and an M.F.A. from Mills College.

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