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Lisa Arakaki

Senior Director of Special Events Office of the President

Additional Positions at AU

Lisa Arakaki works closely with campus partners to coordinate large-scale events including commencement, All-American Weekend, Staff Appreciation, Celebrate AU, and the Faculty-Staff Holiday Party. In addition, she assists with special projects, advises departments and student organizations on event logistics and protocol issues, and represents the office on campus-wide committees. She has worked in Special Events for more than eleven years and previously worked in the School of International Service. As a student, she spent semesters studying in Paris and interning for the Wall Street Journal Europe in Brussels.


BBA, James Madison University

Favorite Spot on Campus
September 11th Memorial Plaza
Special Events
Butler Pavilion - 601
Contact Info
(202) 885-2430 (Office)
(202) 885-2470 (Fax)

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