SXSW Eco Advisory Board - Lisa Pike Sheehy
Vice President of Environmental Activism | Patagonia

Lisa Pike Sheehy is the Vice President of Environmental Activism for Patagonia, Inc. She oversees the implementation of the company’s international environmental grants program which gave away over 6.2 million last year to grassroots environmental organizations worldwide. Additionally, she leads Patagonia’s multi-year campaigns to publicize environmental issues and mobilize customers. Her work is focused on increasing environmental activism for Patagonia employees and customers through close partnership with the film, marketing and media teams.

Before joining Patagonia in 2003, she was the Program and Membership Director for the Environmental Grantmakers Association, consisting of over 250 member foundations around the world. She has also worked with the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance and the Sierra Club in their Washington DC office on public lands issues.

After serving 10 years on the board of the Outdoor Industry Conservation Alliance, she continues her board service with the Outdoor Industry Association, 1% for the Planet, and Johnson Ohana Charitable Foundation. Most recently Lisa received the Outdoor Industry Women’s Coalition Pioneering Woman of the Year Award.