Lisa Arakaki, Conference Committee Chair
Lisa Arakaki serves as the Senior Director of Special Events in the Office of the President at American University in Washington, DC. She works closely with campus partners to coordinate large-scale events including commencement, Opening Convocation, Staff Appreciation, and visits by dignitaries. In addition, she assists with special projects, advises departments and student organizations on event logistics and protocol issues, and represents the office on campus-wide committees. Lisa previously served as NAACO board secretary and co-chair of the 2013 annual conference in Washington, DC.