Lisa Parsons Senior Associate

Joining CS&A in 2017, Lisa brings a wealth of knowledge from a robust career in independent school admissions and development and more recently from her work with the search firm Spencer Stuart in Boston.

Lisa attended Kingswood Oxford School in West Hartford, CT, and earned her B.A. from Middlebury College in Vermont. She began working in development first at Harvard University then also at Salisbury School in Connecticut. She then transitioned to admissions work, holding positions at Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire, The Loomis Chaffee School in Connecticut, Groton School in Massachusetts and The Rivers School in Massachusetts.

Lisa has extensive experience serving on search committees for key administrator positions while at The Loomis Chaffee School and Groton School. While at Spencer Stuart, she facilitated national Head of School searches, conducted targeted candidate recruitment, and worked strategically to drive each search to completion.