Lisa Schwallie

Executive Director, Business and Operations, for Open Learning
  • Leadership
  • Open Learning Staff
  • Supporting Units
  • Business Operations
600 Technology Sq, Bldg NE49-2nd Floor


Lisa Schwallie supports and oversees Open Learning’s business operations and administration. She works with the leadership team to define and implement strategic, operational, and organizational improvements; identify new business opportunities; and plan and manage cross-functional projects. Lisa also oversees Open Learning budgeting and planning, human resources, finance, reporting, and space.

Before working at Open Learning, Lisa served as CFO of the Harvard Library and Director of the MBA Program Office at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business. She holds an MBA from Stanford University, and earned a BS in Physics and a BA in Philosophy from Duke University.