Lissa Pohl, MA

Agriculture Extension Associate
Staff

elisabeth.pohl@uky.edu
Phone (859) 257-2748

710 W.P. Garrigus Building
Lexington KY 40546

Curriculum Vitae
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Professional Profile

Work

  • 2008 – 2014 Assistant Director, Center for Leadership Development, University of Kentucky
  • 1998-2009 Founder  SHIFT – Coaching and Leadership Development Consultant, Seattle and Lexington
  • 2006-2008 Manager of Training and Leadership Development: Thomas & King, Inc., franchiser of Applebee’s restaurants and Carino’s Italian Grills Lexington, KY
  • 2001-02 Training Associate: Innovation Station,
  • 2000 Interim Marketing Director: Kentucky Horse Center, Lexington KY
  • 1997-1998 Marketing Co-director: Clarity International, Seattle WA
  • 1996-1997 Marketing / Sales Director: POHL+POHL Artisan Architects
  •  1995-1997 Founder: Lifelines, Seattle WA
  • 1987-1990 Puget Consumers Cooperative: Member Relations Coordinator,  In –store Nutrition Education Programming
  • 1986-1987 Specialized Systems Consultants

Certifications

  • 2014 Equine Experiential Education Association Master Trainer Designation Achieved
  • 2012 Equine Experiential Education Corporate Trainer, Equine Experiential Education Association
  • 2009 The Leadership Circle Profile, The Leadership Circle
  • 2007 Leadership Breakthrough 1- Rapport Leadership Int’l School Of Leadership Development  
  • 2001 Plexus Team Spirit, Plexus Inc.
  • 1998 Lights on Learning Coach Training Program, Clarity International

Conference Presentations

  • Nov 2014 Transformative Learning Conference, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • Nov 2014 Intl’ Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship Conference, San Diego, CA
  • Nov 2014 International Leadership Association Conference, San Diego, CA
  • Nov 2013 International Leadership Association Conference Montreal, Canada
  • June 2013 Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship Conference Region 9 Bend, OR
  • May 2013 The 10th Annual Gathering on Equine Assisted Learning and Mental Health Best Practices, Prescott College, Prescott, AZ
  • Nov 2012The International Conference on Transformational Learning San Francisco, CA
  • Feb 2012 8th Annual Tri-State Diversity Conference, Hebron, KY
  • 2010 Kentucky Collegiate Leadership Conference, Northern KY University
  • 2009 International Town & Gown Association Conference, Murray State, Paducah, KY
  • 2009 Equine Guided Education Association Conference, Bodega Bay, CA  
  • 2006 ReConnext Conference on Consciousness,  Mt Shasta, CA
  • 2000 IdeaFestival –Lexington, KY

Education

2006 Union Institute and University – MA Degree Psychology – Focus on Transformational Leadership Development

1986 Western Washington University – BS Degree - Nutrition

1981 Spokane Falls Community College- AS Degree - Focus on Sign Language Interpreting

 

Areas of Interest

Development, leadership