Lisa Happ Peterson

Title: 
Director of Finance
Organization: 
Village of Schaumburg, IL
Bio: 

Lisa is the Director of Finance for the Village of Schaumburg since 2012 and previously served as the Finance Director in Carpentersville, Illinois for seven years and as Deputy Treasurer for Lee County, Illinois.  Lisa is Treasurer of the Village of Schaumburg Police and Firefighters’ Pension Funds and is a Past President of the Chicago Metro Chapter of the IGFOA and former Treasurer of the Intergovernmental Personnel Benefits Cooperative.

Mrs. Petersen attended Sauk Valley Community College and Northern Illinois University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy in 2003 and an MBA in 2013.  She has four children and lives in St. Charles with her husband, Charles.