External Affairs Director
Mishcon de Reya
Lisa has over 15 years’ experience of policy, political and media advice at the highest level of Government, having worked for Charles Clarke, James Purnell and David Miliband across four Departments including the Department for Education, the Home Office, the Department of Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Work and Pensions. In 2005, Lisa left Government to be Director of Communications for the UK Film Council where she ran the communications team and delivered all the external and internal communications and events. In 2010, she ran the communications for the David Miliband Labour leadership campaign and was his official media spokesperson. As a Director at Lexington Communications, Lisa ran the creative industries division and provided public affairs, strategy, corporate communications and issues management advice to companies including Time Warner, NBC Universal, the Premier League and Mars UK. She joined Mishcon de Reya as the External Affairs Director in 2013.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.