Chief Workforce Officer
Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute
Ms. Lisa Masciantonio is the Chief Workforce Officer at the Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute. Lisa joined the ARM Institute in May 2017 as the Director of Membership and Outreach. She moved to the position of Chief Workforce Officer in 2019 and she is responsible for driving the Education and Workforce Development vision for ARM in conjunction with the ARM membership and other expert stakeholders. The ARM Institute is a one of 16 Manufacturing USA® Institutes. It is a federally funded, public-private partnership with close to 300 consortium members who work together on projects and programs designed to advance the state of robotics technology and workforce education to help U.S. manufacturers grow.
Lisa brings over 25 years of experience as a performance-driven leader with notable success in cultivating and executing business strategies and formulating long-term strategic client relationships. She has proven success in developing business solutions, commercialization of products, technology transfer, and technological initiatives that have supported organizational growth, improved staff productivity, and increased value to many communities of practice. Lisa received a bachelor’s degree from the Pennsylvania State University and 2 Master’s degrees from Carnegie Mellon University.