Dr. Lisa Farmer
Dr. Lisa Farmer is Product Director at Cox Communications for Cox Business. In this role, she supports development and implementation of notification strategies to business customers during Cox’s network transformation to a more fiber-centric service provider. Most recently, she was responsible for developing enterprise-wide Internet products for Cox Business customers including launch of Gigabit speed services delivered over either fiber or Hybrid Fiber Coax (HFC).
Lisa has been in the telecommunications industry for nearly 20 years with the last 6 years serving with Cox Communications in Atlanta. While working at Cox,
Lisa has volunteered for and supported several initiatives. For several years, she volunteered as a facilitator for Cox’s New Employee Orientation program. Currently, Lisa holds a leadership role as the Co-Chair of Cox’s Atlanta Diversity Council where their mission is to be visibly strong advocates for diversity and inclusion for all Cox employees and customers. Additionally, Lisa has been a member of Women In Cable Telecommunications for three years and is an active advocate for women in leadership roles as demonstrated by Lisa’s six-word leadership statement which is “The Mission IS to bring others!”
For the past 5 years until 2018, Lisa also taught business courses to undergraduate and graduate students at Brenau University’s South Atlanta campus. She holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering, an MBA and a Doctorate degree in Management. Lisa’s favorite pastime is spending time with her spouse, two children and extended family and friends.