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Lisa A. Bushey

Vice President, Assistant Vice President

Widmeyer Communications

HQ Phone:  (202) 667-0901

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Widmeyer Communications

1129 NW 20th St Ste 200

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20036

United States

Company Description

Widmeyer Communications is proud to be a Partner Agency in PROI Worldwide, a global network of independent public relations agencies. Founded in 1970, PROI Worldwide includes partners in more than 120 offices in 40 countries on five continents around the world...more

Background Information

Employment History

Executive Vice President, Communications

American Public Education Foundation


Associate Executive Director, Public Advocacy and Communications

National School Boards Foundation


Managing Director

Qorvis Communications LLC


Independent Consultant

Not Applicable


Associate Executive Director, Public Advocacy and Communications

National School Boards Association


Affiliations

Jefferson High School

Board of Trustees Member


Education

bachelor of arts

English and history

Dickinson College


master's degree

Journalism

University of Maryland , College Park


Web References(33 Total References)


NSBA « School Board News

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Lisa A. Bushey to lead NSBA's Communications and Public Advocacy team
Veteran communications professional Lisa A. Bushey has joined the National School Boards Association (NSBA) as Associate Executive Director, Public Advocacy & Communications, the organization announced. In the new position for NSBA, Bushey will be responsible for overseeing NSBA's communications, marketing, and editorial services departments as well as a major public relations campaign designed to promote the value of school boards and public education. "I am delighted to welcome Lisa to the NSBA family," said NSBA Executive Director Thomas J. Gentzel. Bushey has more than 20 years of experience in executive-level communications, marketing, brand analysis, and education research. She has worked in a variety of sectors, including K-12 and higher education, government, and business. "I am privileged to be part of an association that upholds the promise and potential of public education," said Bushey. "The NSBA focus on local school board governance connects the will of local communities to the education of every child." Prior to joining NSBA in September, 2013, Bushey was managing director for Qorvis Communications in Washington, where she managed major accounts for education, corporate, association, and government clients. She also was a Vice President for Widmeyer Communications in Washington and Director of Communications for The George Washington University's Center for Equity and Excellence in Education. She also has worked for the American Educational Research Association, the Fairfax County (Va.) government, Eastern Research Group, and Booz Allen Hamilton. Bushey completed all coursework toward the M.A. in Journalism from the University of Maryland and earned a B.A. in English and History from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa. Alexis Rice |October 9th, 2013|Categories: Public Advocacy|Tags: Lisa A. Bushey, NSBA|


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Lisa A. Bushey joins National School Boards Association’s Communications and Public Advocacy Team
Lisa A. Bushey joins National School Boards Association’s Communications and Public Advocacy Team SEARCH NEWSROOM Lisa A. Bushey joins National School Boards Association’s Communications and Public Advocacy Team Alexandria, Va. (Oct. 10, 2013) - Veteran communications professional Lisa A. Bushey has joined the National School Boards Association (NSBA) as Associate Executive Director, Public Advocacy & Communications, the organization announced. In the new position for NSBA, Bushey will be responsible for overseeing NSBA's communications, marketing, and editorial services departments as well as a major public relations campaign designed to promote the value of school boards and public education. "I am delighted to welcome Lisa to the NSBA family," said NSBA Executive Director Thomas J. Gentzel. Bushey has more than 20 years of experience in executive-level communications, marketing, brand analysis, and education research. She has worked in a variety of sectors, including K-12 and higher education, government, and business. "I am privileged to be part of an association that upholds the promise and potential of public education," said Bushey. "The NSBA focus on local school board governance connects the will of local communities to the education of every child." Prior to joining NSBA in September, 2013, Bushey was managing director for Qorvis Communications in Washington, where she managed major accounts for education, corporate, association, and government clients. She also was a Vice President for Widmeyer Communications in Washington and Director of Communications for The George Washington University's Center for Equity and Excellence in Education. She also has worked for the American Educational Research Association, the Fairfax County (Va.) government, Eastern Research Group, and Booz Allen Hamilton. Bushey completed all coursework toward the M.A. in Journalism from the University of Maryland and earned a B.A. in English and History from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.


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Lisa Bushey
Lisa Bushey is a managing director at Qorvis Communications with over 20 years of experience in corporate, education, environmental, and association arenas. Bushey has led award-winning communications campaigns, and oversees integrated accounts with marcom and digital requirements. With a background that spans research and university environments, Bushey develops data-driven communications programs responsive to clients' customized needs. A strong writer and seasoned communicator, prior to Qorvis, Bushey was vice president at Widmeyer Communications, where she led the agency's corporate and higher education practices. Past environmental, association and government clients include Coca-Cola, Sprint, SHRM, and the HHS "Stop Bullying Now! campaign. Bushey has completed all requirements toward the master's degree in Journalism at the University of Maryland, College Park, and earned a bachelor of arts in English and history from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. She is engaged with the American Red Cross and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.


lcc.qorvis.com

Lisa Bushey Joins Qorvis As Managing Director - WASHINGTON - September 23, 2008 - Qorvis Communications, one of the largest independent communications firms in the U.S., announced today that Lisa Bushey has joined the firm as a managing director.
Bushey will lead Qorvis' work for Beam Global Wine & Spirits, the fourth largest premium spirits company in the world, and oversees other corporate and association accounts including the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). Bushey, a highly respected, 20-year public relations veteran, most recently was vice president at Widmeyer, where she led two practice areas-corporate and higher...


lcc.qorvis.com

Lisa Bushey
Lisa Bushey Lisa Bushey has been a managing director with Qorvis Communications since 2008 and oversees environmental communications with Sprint and marketing communications with the Society for Human Resource Management. She previously served as vice president at Widmeyer Communications, where she led two practice areas, corporate and higher education. She brings more than 20 years of communications experience in corporate, consulting, university, and governmental environments. Pertinent Background Bushey's corporate experience includes strategic communications counsel for the world's largest beverage company in support of its environmental and corporate social responsibility initiatives. For the global company that serves consumers in more than 200 countries, Bushey and her team provided in-depth environmental scanning, technical analysis and issues counsel to support U.S. and international communications needs. In this role, she also conducted targeted analyses that aided system-wide policy review and reformulation. For a major petrochemicals concern, Bushey led an interdisciplinary team that provided policy analysis and media monitoring responsive to a company's U.S. external affairs requirements. Bushey is a seasoned writer who has developed data-driven communications materials and external messaging documents on behalf of a wide array of clients. A limited sampling includes a national climate action initiative; The National Strategy for Financial Literacy on behalf of the U.S. Department of the Treasury; and a federal government education initiative on bullying prevention entitled Stop Bullying Now! She has also produced materials for an array of education clients, including: the College Board; a national math-science initiative; the Humanitarian Aid Foundation; and the Great Lakes Center for Educational Research and Practice. Bushey also has served as Director of Communications for The George Washington University Center for Equity and Excellence in Education (GW/CEEE) in support of education reform and school improvement initiatives relevant to English language learners. Prior to her work at GW/CEEE, Bushey was director of outreach for the American Educational Research Association (AERA) and in this role translated and disseminated AERA research findings among various constituencies, to include policymakers, practitioners, reporters, and educational researchers. As an independent consultant for the Center on Education Policy, Bushey conducted a comprehensive environmental scan of 20 high-profile national education organizations to inform the Center's public education advocacy agenda. Bushey has presented at various local and national educational conferences and has served as a judge for a national journalism award for education reporting. Education Bushey graduated from Dickinson College with a B.A. degree in English and History and has completed all coursework toward the M.A. in Journalism (Public Relations) at the University of Maryland, College Park.


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