| Lisa Severson
Communications/Stakeholder Relations Officer
Eastern Ontario Regional Network
Lisa has been involved in the development of the Eastern Ontario Regional broadband Network (EORN) Project from the outset. In her role as executive support to the sponsoring organization the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC) she played an important role in fostering the early policy initiatives that ultimately lead to the initiation of this $170 million investment that covers a 50,000 square kilometer area in Eastern Ontario.
Lisa is the Project’s Communications and Stakeholder Relations Officer and is a key member of the senior management team whose regular contact with homeowners, business people, elected officials, health care professionals and educators puts her on the front lines of the Project. Lisa heads up the communications effort for the entire project and speaks regularly to audiences across Ontario and in other parts of Canada.
Lisa is a full time 13 year municipal employee of the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville and has been seconded full time to the Project for the past 31/2 years.