Alisa is the Controller of The David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She joined the Foundation in 1999 as Assistant Controller. Working in the Controller’s Office, Alisa and her team are responsible for the accounting system, external audit, property management, banking relations, insurance administration, contract compliance, and investment accounting. Prior to joining the Foundation Alisa worked in finance for public retail and manufacturing companies, and obtained her CPA working for a Big Four accounting firm. Alisa has a B.A. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley. Alisa enjoys going to the movies, concerts, theater/musicals, sporting events and spending time with her husband and three children.