President and CEO, NYDJ
Lisa Collier was appointed president and CEO of NYDJ in 2016. Previously, Lisa was with the San Francisco-based global denim giant, Levi Strauss & Company (LS&Co.), where she served as its president of Global Dockers and chief transformation officer.
As LS&Co’s Transformation Officer, Lisa spearheaded a comprehensive, operational and strategic transformation of the company across all brands, regions, and channels. As president of global Dockers, Lisa managed the brand’s strategic vision and was a member of LS&Co’s worldwide executive leadership team. She joined LS&Co in 2003, holding diverse senior roles of increasing responsibility across the company in sourcing/production, product innovation, merchandising, retail, and international.
Prior to her 13-year career at LS&Co, Lisa was the vice president of product development, planning & sourcing at Tarrant Apparel Group. Previously, she spent over a decade in buying and merchandising at The Limited. She began her career in fashion and retail as a trainee at Hess’s Department Stores Inc. Lisa is a graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh.