Lisa Gauchey is the vice president of Human Resources at the Rainforest Alliance, a position she has held since joining the organization in 2011. In this role, Lisa oversees all worldwide human resources activities including recruitment, performance management, employee relations, training and compensation and benefits, as well as strategic talent planning.
Lisa brings 20 years of experience in human resources and labor relations, having worked for a variety of industries that were based both domestically and internationally. Lisa has also practiced labor and employment law with a civil litigation firm, which provided her with a unique understanding of human resources and employment law issues from both legal and practical perspectives. Lisa earned her Juris Doctor from Salmon P. Chase College of Law and her Bachelor’s degree in International Business at Bowling Green State University.