Lisa Schumacher

Director of Education Strategies, McDonald’s Corporation

Lisa Schumacher is the director of education strategies at McDonald’s Corporation. She has more than 10 years of experience in organizational learning and development and is currently responsible for leading the development and execution of education solutions to enhance workforce capability and the employee talent pipeline for McDonald’s. In her previous role at the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) as the director of WorkforceChicago, Schumacher collaborated with Chicago-area CEOs and managed a business-led initiative that identified and disseminated best-practice learning strategies and policies. Prior to that, she was the director of the Learning Academy at The University of Chicago Medical. Schumacher completed her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in communication at Purdue University.