Legal Aid Society


Lisa Davidson Joins LAS as Chief Facilities and Administration Officer

The Legal Aid Society is pleased to announce that Lisa Davidson has joined the organization as Chief Facilities and Administration Officer; in this role, she will oversee all aspects of Legal Aid’s infrastructure across the five boroughs, as well as shared services.

Lisa brings extensive expertise to this pivotal role. As the Director of Facilities and Administrative Services for NYC Public Schools (formerly the NYC Department of Education), she spearheaded strategic planning and execution of upgrades, renovations, and repairs across a vast network of 25 citywide locations. Her leadership extended beyond facilities management, encompassing crucial administrative functions that cultivated a positive work culture for thousands of central administrative teams.

In addition to her roles in public education, Lisa has over a decade of experience in residential services, where she implemented and executed highly effective property management programs, elevating the quality of living for residents.

Lisa holds a bachelor’s degree in business management and a Six Sigma certification.