Senior Learning Professional
Lisa Sands is a senior learning professional in Vanguard’s corporate university, Vanguard University, whose mission is to enable Vanguard employees to reach their highest potential. As part of the VU client relationship team, she provides strategic learning and development consultation to divisional business clients.
In her more than 20-year career in learning and development, Sands has worked as a case manager, corporate trainer, instructional designer, learning consultant, design team manager and educator. She has been an affiliate professor for the organization development and leadership graduate program at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia since 2012. Sands is also a mentor with Chester County Futures, a nonprofit organization serving low-income students motivated to earn a high school diploma and post-secondary degree via after-school enrichment, mentoring and post-secondary scholarship support.
Sands has her B.S. in education from West Chester University and her master’s in organization development and leadership from Saint Joseph’s University. She also holds Kirkpatrick Four Levels Evaluation Certification (Bronze Level).