Lisa McDonell had over 10 years administrative experience working for one of the largest and most profitable companies world wide. Her career includes time as Executive Assistant to the Vice President (Cda) and as Team Leader for the Project Control Office, where she became adept at managing a team of Project Administrators scheduling and controlling multi-million dollar project financials.
In 2011 Lisa was bitten by the entrepreneurial bug and launched her current business venture: The Brainy Gal – Virtual Assistant. She began helping business owners establish and promote their companies online using highly sought after techie skills and Social Media.
Today she helps other women change and improve their lives by coaching new and aspiring V.A.’s to reach their full potential for ‘awesomeness’. She is passionate about the growth of the Virtual Assistant Industry.
Lisa holds a degree in Applied Design from Toronto’s ‘Ryerson University’ which gives her a unique edge in business. She is able to combine her extensive business experience with her design skills to provide slick WordPress Websites, stylish marketing materials, newsletters, sales pages and small business branding strategies.
Lisa is a happy wife to her husband of 11 years, cool Mommy to a trio of girls + one fur-baby, and is a health food junkie (who refuses to give up coffee and red wine).
Lisa is a self proclaimed “Brainy Gal”.