Lisa Lewis is the Vice President of People & Culture at CPS Energy, where her works focuses on recruitment, leadership and employee development, technical training, and talent retention. She fervently believes that “every student should walk out of high school with a plan” that prepares them for their future, whether that plan includes going to work immediately, gaining high-demand technical skills or pursuing more academic study. Lewis believes that having choices is empowering. As a vice president at CPS Energy, she has fostered growth of the utility’s internship partnerships and mentoring programs, shifting their focus on building a workforce pipeline and making her a natural fit for the CAST Network board. Lewis has a bachelor’s degree in marketing communications from Texas State University.