Lisa Rushin served as Engineering, Nanotechnology and Pulp Manufacture Division Manager since 2013. In February 2022, she moved into a new role as Division Manager for TAPPI’s Converting Division.
In her role as Manager of Nanotechnology Division, Rushin dedicated herself to ensuring the Division’s annual international Conference was a success. Her relationship skills were instrumental in leading and driving the Division’s significant growth. As part of her commitment to that growth, Lisa cultivated and nurtured member and volunteer relationships as a way to strengthen connections within the TAPPI Nano community. Additionally, under her leadership, the NANO conference has grown in stature, recognition, participation, and attendance.
Rushin has been with TAPPI since 1990. Throughout her tenure, she has served the industry and TAPPI’s many volunteers with dedication, commitment, and a true passion to be the best. In previous roles, she was PRESS Operations Manager, E-publishing Team Lead and TAPPI Journal Publisher, as well as having supported Information Services and Executive Team Management. She attended Clayton State College.
In her spare time, Rushin enjoys spending time with her children and six grandchildren. She also enjoys spending time outdoors, running and participating in obstacle course races.