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Lisa Martinali – Chief Executive Officer

Lisa started work at St Paul’s in February 2023.

She brings with her extensive experience of community regeneration with a career spanning 26 years within the not-for-profit sector, including social housing and charities. Her roles, mainly within Birmingham, have specifically focused upon developing and leading support and community development services providing life-changing opportunities for local communities. Lisa is highly experienced in income generation, strategic development, business planning and social impact. She brings with her a strong track-record of developing innovative partnerships and outcome focused networks.

Lisa has an excellent reputation within the sector and volunteers as a Trustee and Vice-Chair of Birmingham Voluntary Services Council. She is also a Parent Governor for a Primary School. Lisa holds a Msc in Urban Regeneration, Research and Policy from the University of Birmingham and has also been a guest speaker in this field. For leisure, Lisa enjoys social time with family and friends, cycling, yoga, and world cinema.