Serves through June 30, 2022
Board of Trustees Chair
Executive Committee Chair
Dr. Lisa Graham is Vice President of Analytics at Seeq a high tech company that provides software with advanced analytics capabilities to the industrial process manufacturing sector, including pharmaceutical, oil and gas, mining and minerals, pulp and paper, energy and utilities, IIot and chemical industries among others. Before joining Seeq she was the CEO and founder of Alkemy Innovation, an engineering company founded on the premise that there is a new opportunity to rethink the approach to process development in the life sciences and pharmaceutical markets. Her strong business background was developed through her leadership roles such as the chief operating officer, senior vice president, and CEO with various companies, including Bend Research, Capsugel, Dow, Union Carbide, Alkemy Innovation, and Seeq.
Dr. Graham served on Oregon State University’s Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) Industrial Advisory Board (2007-2019), the Governor's STEM Investment Council (2013-2019), the Oregon University System's Engineering and Technology Industry Council (ETIC) (2008-14), Oregon Institute of Technology President’s Advisory Council (PAC) (2010-16), STEM Access and Success Task Force (2012), State Board of Higher Education (2014-15), and Central Oregon STEM Hub Advisory Board (2014-16).
She holds a B.S. degree and a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from Oregon State University. She is a Registered Professional Engineer in Oregon and is registered with the Oregon State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying. She was inducted into OSU's Academy of Distinguished Engineers in 2016, has authored 15 scientific papers and 26 professional presentations, and hold two patents.