Lisa Rodgers is the CEO of the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL), and is a powerful voice and respected advocate in the education sector. Lisa is an experienced executive, having provided exemplary service for the profession, governments and the public in various jurisdictions including the UK, New Zealand and Australia. 

Prior to joining AITSL, Lisa was Deputy Secretary, Early Learning and Student Achievement and Deputy Secretary, Evidence, Data and Knowledge in the Ministry of Education in New Zealand. With over 15 years’ experience in Education, Lisa has led significant reforms in assessment innovation, curriculum and the use of evidence for impact at the classroom and national level.

Lisa has held several other substantial posts in Justice, Health, serving in the British Army, and lecturing and leading research in child mental health at the University of Wales.

Lisa is passionate about the profession and remains dedicated to improved educational outcomes for young people. 

Read Lisa's latest blog post.