Originally from the UK, Lisa Cluett has held roles in commercial television and science communication and in a range of areas within Higher Education. Her current role at the Perth USAsia Centre involves providing high level communication advice to support the Centre's mission of strengthening relationships and strategic thinking across the Indo-Pacific region. Ms Cluett is passionate about ensuring a scaffolded and engaging community for all members of society and supporting programs that serve at-risk or disadvantaged groups including refugees. She often works with small businesses, non-profits and educational institutions to develop sustainable online networks and communities, and to develop and implement strategic goals relating to stakeholder engagement. She is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.