Lisa Nickerson is the founder and CEO of Nickerson, a full service marketing and communications agency with offices in Boston and Miami. Lisa and the Nickerson team were recently the 2019 PR Daily 'Winner' and 2020 PR Week 'Finalist' for Crisis Communications/Reputation Management.
Lisa was also recognized by Bisnow in 2018 as one of Boston’s “Most Powerful Women in Real Estate”, was featured on Chronicle in June 2018 as Greater Boston’s Real Estate Expert and was also the recipient of the 2016 PRISM Award for Marketing Professional of the Year. Notably she was recognized as The Nashua Telegraph’s 91 Progress’ Entrepreneur of the Year at 17 years old.
Lisa is a multiple-industry award winner, a well-respected, sought-after speaker and moderator, and a devotee of professional and community service. Lisa is an active member of Urban Land Institute (ULI), ULI | New England’s Advisory Board, ULI Women Leadership Institute Co-Chair and Communications Chair, Board Member & Founder's Circle Chair of the Arts & Business Council, Board Member & VP of Sponsorship of Boston Women in Media & Entertainment, former SIOR New England Board Member & Communications Chair, and a member of CREW.
Philanthropic endeavors include Board Member and Development Chair of Housing Families Inc. since 2006 and various roles and now Board Member of the Joshua Frase Foundation since 1997.
Lisa received her BS in Marketing & Finance from Boston College. She maintains her Massachusetts Real Estate License and is currently completing her Master of Business Administration at Babson College. She received her Real Estate Certificate from Boston University.
Integrative Health Coach, Resilience Expert, and SVP, Director of Content at meQuilibrium
Alanna Fincke is a health and wellbeing expert who helps people build their resilience and coping skills, bringing about long-term change in their health, wellness, and work performance. As SVP, Director of Content at meQuilibrium, Fincke focuses on making the powerful science of resilience and cognitive behavioral therapy accessible and understandable for all. meQuilibrium is an engagement and performance software grounded in the science of resilience. Fincke is a Duke-trained integrative health coach who trains individuals, groups, and leaders in making transformational change. She has worked in the health and wellbeing field for most of her career—in the media leading wellness brands, as a writer, as a speaker and on television as an expert, and as a yoga teacher. A content and strategy leader with extensive experience as an editor and writer, Fincke has worked at some of the world’s largest and most recognizable media brands, including Elle magazine, Us Weekly, and Martha Stewart Omnimedia.