Lisa Cherry grew up in western suburban Chicago and has lived in Glen Ellyn for 20 years. She earned a degree Speech Communication from Bradley University and has retired from a career in sales management with multi-national corporations. Lisa currently serves as an officer on the Board of Directors for both the Wheaton-Glen Ellyn Branch and the Illinois State Board of the American Association of University Women. She is a member of the Speakers Bureau of the Gender Equity Fund, an affiliate of AAUW-IL, and is an AAUW Salary Negotiation Workshop facilitator. She is honored to be a part of an organization working for the empowerment of women and girls.
The Simple Truth About the Gender Pay Gap
General Assembly and ChickTech are joining forces with AAUW’s to address the issues of the gender pay gap by going beyond the widely reported 80 percent statistic.