Malisa is a Business and Career Librarian at the Goizueta Business Library of Emory University. Prior to joining Emory in 2005, she spent five years as Corporate Librarian for State Farm Insurance, managing their corporate library in Bloomington, IL. A Kansas City native, she received her undergraduate degree from Baker University in Baldwin City, KS, and her master’s from the University of Illinois in Library and Information Science. Malisa has also completed the Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant designations and is a past Chair of the Special Libraries Association’s Insurance and Employee Benefits Division. She is active in the Georgia Career Development Association, currently serving on the Board of Directors.
Outside of Emory, Malisa also serves on the Board of Directors for both the Tucker Civic Association and Friends of Tucker Path. She’s completed over 80 marathons in 30 states and hopes to complete one in all 50.