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Lisa Ramsey

Director, Leadership & Employee Communication, U. S.

As part of the Public Affairs team, Lisa Ramsey oversees Leadership and Employee Communications for AbbVie’s U.S. Area. Lisa is responsible for developing and executing integrated communications strategies and tactics that build the U.S. Area’s identity, enhance employee engagement and understanding of key business initiatives, and support AbbVie's reputation as a leading biopharmaceutical company.

Lisa joined the company in 2012 as Director of Leadership and Employee Communications for Global Pharmaceutical Operations, just prior to AbbVie’s separation from Abbott in January 2013. Lisa played a key role in the strategic planning process for employee communications around the company separation and culture. She led the Operations communications function for three years before transitioning to her current role.

Prior to joining the company, Lisa was Global Communications Director for Teleflex Incorporated where she led a team of marketing communications professionals in project management, copywriting, graphic design and tradeshow/event management. Before joining Teleflex, Lisa was President of Hansen Ramsey Communications, Inc. specializing in planning, writing and editing of a wide spectrum of media for a variety of clients. She began her career as a communications consultant with Hewitt Associates (now Aon Hewitt).

Lisa earned her Bachelor’s degree in English and Business from Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, graduating Magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.