Lisa A. Drexhage – Senior Project Manager
As a Senior Project Manager for the Worcester Business Development Corporation (WBDC), Lisa crafts and executes complex economic and community development projects. Her passionfor enhancing physical space through a user-centric approach is demonstrated through the construction of the Worcester Idea Lab and the Jean McDonough Arts Center located at 20 Franklin Street in downtown Worcester. In 2015, Lisa completed a yearlong fellowship through the Art of Science Learning. The Art of Science Learning was a National Science Foundation- funded initiative that uses the arts to spark creativity in science education and the development of an innovative 21st Century STEM workforce. Since 2018, Lisa serves as the Managing Director of the Worcester Idea Lab, an innovation space where she supports the needs of startups and local universities.