ALUMNI PROFILE

1st Student Profile

Witter, Lisa K.

Nationality: USA
Date of Birth: June 18, 1983

EDUCATION

Seoul National University, Korea
Master's degree in Sport Management (Dream Together Master)

Seoul National University, Korea
Bachelor’s degree in Asian History

WORK EXPERIENCE

NOC/NPC communications manager, The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games, NOC/NPC Services Department (May 2015-Present)

English Editor, Magazine N, Korea (September 2013 – 2015)
• Edit English articles and recruit writers for special topics

Program Advisor, International Peace Sports Federation, Korea (January 2013 – Present)
• Advised sports mentoring managers regarding operations and development
• Managed communications for research on sports mentoring with Seoul National University
• Launched Dream Bus Sports Mentoring Japan in Tokyo, 2014

NOC Assistant, 17th Asian Games Incheon 2014, Korea (September - October 2014)
• Interpreter at the NOC Services Center

Reporter, The Asia N and Magazine N, Korea (January - December 2013)
• Interviewed ambassadors to Korea and people of interest
• Took part in launching of Magazine N, a monthly print publication

Communications manager, Asia Journalist Association (AJA), Korea (January - August 2013)
• Communicated with association members in different countries
• Designed and executed program for university students to experience journalism and learn about Asia
• Recruited participants and assisted in launching of KTV-The Asia N global reporters program

Program Manager, International Peace Sports Federation, Korea (April 2011 – December 2012)
• Planned and organized International Students Sports Festival (1,500 people)
• Developed and launched Dream Bus Sports Mentoring program
• Managed communication work with program beneficiaries, volunteers and involved organizations

English teacher, Shinwol Elementary School Afterschool program, Korea (July 2010 – April 2011)

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

Member of Jongno Women’s Soccer Team, Korea (2011 - Present)
• Achieved runner-up & 3rd place in national competitions

PERSONAL

• Languages: English (Native), Korean (Fluent), Japanese (Advanced), Chinese (Intermediate), Spanish (Basic)
• Interests: Soccer, Badminton, Running, Swimming, Languages, Traveling