Lisa Kaplowitz is the Co-founder and Executive Director of the Rutgers Center for Women in Business, and associate professor of finance at Rutgers Business School, where she leverages 25+ years of experience as an investment banker and CFO. Lisa is also a restless champion for gender equality and her work has been featured on Bloomberg TV and in USA Today, Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Fortune, CFO Magazine, and Bloomberg.com. Lisa’s advocacy began as a scholar-athlete at Brown University, when she was part of a landmark Title IX case that added more varsity athletic opportunities for women. Today, she continues to champion gender equity at work and in the home, alongside her husband and teenage sons, who are featured in her recent TEDx talk "Advancing Women by Redistribution of Housework, One Son at a Time."
Stipend: $5,000 plus Travel and Expenses