Lisa DeAngelis is a long time Lyric supporter, classically trained singer and music educator, and certified teacher of the Alexander Technique. She is in her third and final season as President of the Lyric Young Professionals Board. As President, she holds an ex-officio seat on Lyric's Board of Directors, and is a member of Lyric's Development Committee as well as the Steering Committee for the IDEA initiative, helping to ensure inclusion, diversity, equality and accessibility are embedded in the fabric of Lyric's ongoing mission. She is passionate about sharing her love for opera and commitment to philanthropy, and believes we have much to gain from giving back to the cultural institutions that help Chicago remain a culturally relevant and vibrant community. As a versatile professional, Lisa has worked in various industries over the past 8 years and lent her organizational, change management and event planning skills to a number of professional organizations which include Lyric, American Society for the Alexander Technique (of which she is also a member of the Board of Directors), Elm City Chamberfest, Alexander Technique Workshops International, and The Embodied Mind Project. Lisa currently works in the field of private, personal management.