Executive Search Specialist
Lisa Hagen’s search work focuses on academic leadership, ranging from chief academic officers to department chairs with emphasis on dean searches and searches in business, finance and administration. Since joining G/A&A she has facilitated over 50 searches. Her career includes service as a professional in student affairs, as an English professor with community colleges and as a consultant in higher education policy for various organizations within community college governance. Hagen was legislative liaison for and Public Relations Chair for the Florida Association of Colleges, Florida Intercollegiate Forensics Association and Phi Rho Pi National Forensics Association. She coached the state and national championship forensics teams, coached the first State Championship in Brian Bowl for a community college and received the Bob Graham Advisor of the Year Award. Hagen earned an A.A. from Valencia Community College, a B.A. from the University of Central Florida, an M.A. in English literature and an Ed.D. in higher education from Florida State University.