Greenback

Experts in strategy, marketing, business development and communications

Slide1 Our Team
When our clients need expanded capabilities or scale, we tap a network of 23 professionals we have seen thrive in their work and know will deliver a high quality product with exceptional professionalism.

About the Founder
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Based in Boulder, Colorado, Lisa Christian has owned and operated Greenback Consulting™ since 2007.

Corporate More than 16 years of experience in a variety of corporate leadership roles primarily with JP Morgan and RR Donnelley in Chicago before starting Greenback in 2007. Directed marketing for money center banks and a Fortune 250 firm developing technology services, manufacturing solutions and new channels. Led global strategy and corporate development teams and headed investor relations during an $8 billion merger. Worked with government agencies and private firms to secure growth capital for small businesses.

University Teaching Taught integrated marketing communications at Northwestern University in Chicago and marketing principles at the Leeds School of Business at Colorado University in Boulder.

Press The work Ms. Christian and colleagues accomplished at RR Donnelley turning the company around to be marketing-driven with material financial results in the first year was featured in the textbook “Kellogg on Integrated Marketing” by Dawn Iacobucci and Bobby Calder.

Education MBA in finance, marketing and international business from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Business Management at Northwestern University in 1997, and BA in economics, finance, international business and Spanish from Augustana College in 1991.  

Continuing Education
  • Screenwriting Study, Los Angeles-David S. Freeman, Screenwriting University-Hal Croasmun and Chris Soth
  • Nonprofit Management and Leadership, The Center for Nonprofit Management, J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Chicago
  • Media and Presentation Skills, Chicago
  • Project Management and Leadership, Chicago
  • Renewable and Sustainable Energy Commercialization, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Certificate of Study in Gestalt Therapy, The Boulder Psychotherapy Institute.

In the Community
  • Member of Investment Manager Selection Committee for Longmont Community Foundation Board of Directors since 2013
  • Business partner to the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business in Boulder since 2009
  • Writer for The Neuberger Berman Foundation since 2009
  • Leadership Fellow with the Community Foundation Serving Boulder County since 2011
  • Member of the 150,000-member National Association of Professional Women; named Marketing & Finance Professional of the Year in 2010
  • Chair of the 11th Annual Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference on Intrapreneurship in March 2013; volunteer and Board Member of the Association of Corporate Growth in Denver, 2011-2013
  • Intern manager, Colorado Friends of the Lost Boys of Sudan, 2009
  • Bi-partisan guide at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver
  • Zoo volunteer from 2004-2007 at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo, assisting the primate house by maintaining the breed registry for the global population of titi monkeys, hosting children’s tours and gardening
  • Tutor from 1997-2003 for The Chicago Lights Tutoring and Scholarship Program, part of Oprah’s Angel Network
  • Fundraiser from 1992-2004 for the United Way of Chicago.

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