Lisa Graham Keegan is currently the principal partner at the Keegan Company, where her major projects include serving as a senior advisor to National School Choice Week, a celebration of all excellent education options for students, and as the executive director of A for Arizona, a joint project of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce that seeks to rapidly increase the number of “A” quality public schools in the state.
Lisa spent a decade serving as an Arizona state official, first as a member of Arizona’s House of Representatives where she chaired the education committee, and then as the elected Arizona’s Superintendent of Public Instruction. Since leaving public office in 2001, Lisa has advised many governors and other political figures on enacting comprehensive education reform within their states and across the nation. She served as an education advisor for two presidential campaigns, and currently serves on a number of corporate and volunteer boards. Mrs. Keegan’s first book, Simple Choices: Thoughts On Creating Environments That Support Who Your Child Is Meant To Be, was released in May 2013. She lives in Peoria, Arizona with her husband and family.