Lisa Covington

Lisa Covington

Program Director, Impact & Design

Lisa Covington joined the XPRIZE Foundation as a Program & Project Management professional with 20+ years’ experience specializing in both non-profit and for-profit organizations, spanning education, entertainment, health & wellness, and technology. As Program Director for the Impact and Design Team, Ms. Covington is responsible for overseeing the execution of both departmental and organizational strategic priorities including Portfolio/Program management, well as oversight & management of department staffing and resources. Ms. Covington earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the American College for the Applied Arts, London and studied Project Management at UCLA. She is a certified Project Management Professional, PMP, through the Global Project Management Institute and continues to dedicate her spare time to volunteering at organizations such as the Boys and Girls Club of Los Angeles County, Westchester Mental Health Guild, and the YMCA.