LISA CARLUCCI THOMAS is the Director & Principal Consultant at Design Think Do, providing management consulting to clients in the information ecosystem: libraries, higher education, publishers, and more. Design Think Do helps senior managers and information providers align programs and strategies with current best practices and relevant digital and social trends, identify and implement process improvements, build effective, high-performing teams, and create and deliver customized training solutions.
Lisa’s creative expertise includes leading the design and development of educational technologies, learning resources, and digital products. As the Director of Dissemination and Implementation at the Center for Social Innovation, Lisa led the development of innovative learning products, resources, and information systems supporting public health services and research. Recent projects include an educational video game, multi-part learning platform and product suite, and mobile applications.
Lisa previously worked for OCLC, developing and presenting training programs for members learning WorldShare ILL, WorldCat Discovery, and License Manager. Lisa also worked as an academic librarian at Yale University and at Southern Connecticut State University. Her library experience includes: access services, resource sharing, digital libraries and collections, project management, and systems implementation and administration. Lisa is a Library Journal Mover & Shaker, an ALA Emerging Leader, and a MLIS graduate of Syracuse University.