Lisa Beisser


Academic Advising: 1015D Steele
Kenan-Flagler Business School: McColl Building


Lisa Beisser is the Senior Associate Director of Undergraduate Business Admissions at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.  In this role, Lisa leads the student recruitment and admissions efforts for the undergraduate business program.  She is primarily responsible for recruiting talented UNC undergraduates to enroll at the Business School for their Junior and Senior Years.  She is also responsible for attracting talented high-school students to UNC through the Assured Admissions Program which guarantees enrollment at the Business School.  The goal is to enroll the best students using broad criteria that include academic excellence, diversity, global mindset, leadership, innovation, community, teamwork and employability. Prior to this role, Lisa spent many years as an Associate Director with the full-time MBA admissions team at UNC Kenan-Flagler. Originally from the Boston area, Lisa earned an undergraduate degree in Human Factors Engineering from Tufts University and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School.  In addition to admissions, Lisa’s professional experience includes management consulting and working with early stage start-up businesses.  She lives in Chapel Hill with her husband, Steve (MBA class of 1996), and her two daughters.