Lisa Banks joined UNCF New York as an area development director to strengthen development events and social media strategy implementation. Prior to working for UNCF, she was assistant vice president for community development at Citi headquarters in New York City. She brings 13 years of professional experience of managing the relationships of key nonprofit organizations with a focus on higher education. She has also worked as an editorial assistant for World Bride Magazine.
Lisa earned a bachelor of arts degree in urban planning from Empire State College and is a Harlem resident.