Lisa R. Pieper, MD, MBA
Founder and Managing Director, Pieper & Associates, LLC;
Former Partner, Camino Medical Group
Palo Alto, CA
Lisa Pieper has over 20 years of healthcare experience and more than a decade of experience in the life sciences industry. She founded and manages Pieper & Associates, a life sciences consulting firm focused on organizational and leadership advisory services, including executive-level and board recruitment. Lisa was previously a consultant in the life sciences practices of global executive search firms. Earlier, she practiced medicine for a decade in a large multi-specialty group practice, where she served in a variety of leadership roles and founded the evidence-based medicine program.
Lisa serves on the President’s Council of the Gladstone Institutes, a non-profit biomedical research foundation based in San Francisco. She is also an alumna of Amigos de las Américas, a non-profit, Pan-American community services organization in which she held roles of increasing responsibility, culminating in Country Director, Ecuador.
Lisa’s educational background includes undergraduate degrees in International Affairs and Spanish, followed by graduate degrees that include an MD from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where she subsequently completed residency training, leading to board certification in her field, as well as an MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), with contemporaneous involvement in a number of new ventures and advisory roles. Lisa is fluent in Spanish.