PwC’s Lisa Reshaur recognized as Consultant of the Year in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

PwC director receives International Award of Excellence from DRI International

 

SEATTLE, June 11, 2012PwC US today announced that Dr. Lisa Reshaur, a director with PwC’s Risk Consulting Services practice, received an International Award of Excellence as the Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Consultant of the Year from DRI International, a non-profit organization and global Business Continuity Management education and certification body. The DRI International Awards of Excellence were presented at DRI2012: The Certified Professionals Conference Gala in New Orleans on May 22nd.

“This award represents a tremendous personal and professional achievement for Lisa and reflects her exceptional client service capabilities as well as the collaboration, leadership and teamwork she demonstrates as an integral part of our Advisory practice,” said Dana Mcilwain, PwC Vice Chairman and U.S. Advisory Practice Leader. “We congratulate Lisa on receiving this recognition.”

Dr. Reshaur has been with PwC for more than 13 years and is a leader in the firm’s Risk Consulting Services practice and spends much of her time focused on Risk Resiliency and Business Continuity Management . She assists clients with issues including risk assessment, risk strategy, process improvement, business continuity management, vendor resiliency/risk and compliance management, crisis response, and duty of care programs. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Delaware Disaster Research Center, specializing in risk management issues, research methods and statistics. Dr. Reshaur is a Certified Business Continuity Planner (CBCP), a Six Sigma Black Belt, and is currently pursuing a Certified Risk Manager designation.

“I am honored to receive this prestigious award and feel privileged that my work has been recognized by my clients, who nominated me, and DRI International,” said Dr. Reshaur. “Business continuity has rejoined the ranks of top business risks and PwC’s focus on this critical issue has helped our clients during some of their most difficult times. I am proud to be part of a firm that recognizes the important role that Business Continuity Management plays in today’s workplace.”

For more information about PwC’s Business Continuity Management capabilities, visit: http://www.pwc.com/us/en/risk-management/business-continuity.jhtml.

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