Leadership Team
Lisa Critchley

Lisa Critchley

Chief People Officer

Lisa Critchley is the Chief People Officer for Benefit Resource (BRI) an innovative and dedicated administration of tax-free benefits programs including: Commuter Benefit Plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Reimbursement Accounts and Health Savings Accounts. Lisa’s career spans over 30 years in strategic human resources (HR) business partner leadership roles serving a diverse set of organizations including professional services, manufacturing, real estate, consumer packaged goods, and education. She is known as a highly effective change agent. 

Lisa, founder of Kirk Partners Consulting, LLC, focused on business and leadership performance to guide leaders and organizations to ignite the power of possibility deliver transformational results. Prior to leading her consulting practice, Lisa was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Home Properties, a publicly traded real estate investment trust (REIT) with $6.7 B enterprise value, where she led significant human capital transformation initiatives delivering high-impact shareholder value. 

Her career includes senior HR positions with Bausch & Lomb, ALSTOM Signaling Inc., Harris RF Communications, Hansford Manufacturing, Nothnagle Realtors, and she was the Assistant Dean, at the William E. Simon School of Business Administration.

Lisa earned her doctorate at St. John Fisher University. Her dissertation focused on the application of mindfulness for leadership effectiveness. She holds an MBA, from the Rochester Institute of Technology, and a Bachelor of Arts, from St. John Fisher University. Lisa is a SHRM Senior Certified Professional in Human Resources (SHRM-SCP).