Professional Profile: Lisa Wong 2005

Lisa Wong - 2005

Name: Lisa Wong - 2005

Title: Executive director

Company: Fitchburg Redevelopment Authority

Location: Fitchburg, MA

Birthplace: Andover, MA; 1979

Family: Single; daughter of Daniel & Christina Wong; 2 brothers College: Boston University What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Manage the city of Fitchburg’s 20-year, $43 million revitalization plan which includes acquisitions, demolition of blight, construction and marketing. My plans for the future are to continue in the field of economic development both domestic and abroad, promoting opportunities to earn a living and to increase the quality of life. Hobbies: Swimming, kayaking, backpacking, origami Favorite book: “The Good Earth” by Pearl Buck Favorite movie: “Bridget Jones Diary” Person you admire most (outside of family): Madeline Albright, former Secretary of State Key to success: Love what you do, do what you love If you were forced to choose another vocation, what would it be: Human rights lawyer