Fall Career Development Workshop - Bios


Lisa Gillette

LISA GILLETTE is a career development coach whose practice focuses on leadership, team building and professional growth. Lisa’s coaching provides the foundation for her clients to achieve greater confidence, clarity, career satisfaction and success.

From 2004 - 2014 Lisa was SVP of Marketing for FOX Sports Media Group. Her duties included overseeing post production, on air planning and operations, and determining and executing on air promotional strategies for FOX Sports and the FOX Sports Regional Networks. Lisa also provided operational support and creative direction in the launch of FOX Sports Brasil, FOX Sports Japan, FOX Sports Asia, and FOX Sports EU (Netherlands).

While at FOX Lisa designed and implemented "Women Working in Sports" a mentoring program that partnered senior executives with junior employees to guide more women into the ranks of management.           In 2009, Lisa provided direction to Sports Video Group in the creation of their women’s mentoring program.  During her years in the television industry Lisa was a member of WICT, WITI, SVG and WIF. 

Gotfredson, a native of San Diego, Calif., holds a bachelor’s degree in Science and Business Administration from the University of San Francisco. In 2002, she received a master’s degree in Arts in Sports Management, also from the University of San Francisco.