Lissa Short

Senior Associate for University Philanthropy Advancement
Education Class of '83, P'15
Lissa Short

Lissa joined the University Advancement team in March 2015 after a long career in media sales at CFO Publishing. Based in New York City, Lissa works with major gift donors to match their philanthropic interests with the initiatives and mission of the University. She also leads the Women’s Initiative program that brings together St. Lawrence alumnae in various metropolitan areas throughout the country.

A 1983 graduate of SLU, Lissa lives in Darien, CT, with her husband, Dave ’83, and two sons, Andrew ’15 (St. Lawrence) and Geoffrey. She recently served as Vice President of the St. Lawrence University Alumni Executive Council and chaired the Student Services and Recruitment committee, working with Career Services and Admissions.

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