Special Events Coordinator
Lisa Mathis joined the University of Georgia School of Law staff in the fall of 2002 as an activities coordinator. In 2006, she became the law school's special events coordinator.
In her current position, she collaborates with the executive director of alumni programs & special events in developing and implementing alumni programs including the annual Georgia Law Homecoming celebration, Reunion Weekend, alumni activities held in conjunction with the State Bar of Georgia meetings, regional events and board meetings of alumni leaders. Additionally, she manages more than 100 law school and faculty events each year and advises faculty in all aspects of event coordination as well as provides catering guidance to student organizations.
In 2007, Mathis was recognized as the Emma P. Terrell Distinguished Employee of the Year for her outstanding work ethic, commitment to service and exceptional job performance.
Prior to joining Georgia Law, Mathis served as an insurance manager and liaison, and a secretarial office manager for various entities. She is currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in speech communication at UGA.
Mathis is active in the Madison County Republican Party and currently serves as secretary. She learned sign language at Pensacola Christian College and later taught sign language classes at a local church. She has one daughter who is with her husband currently stationed at Camp LeJeune, N.C. Mathis and her husband, Mike, live in Commerce, Ga., and currently attend Athens Church.