President & CEO, Go Electric, Inc.
BSME ’81

Ms. Lisa Laughner is the Founder, President and CEO of Go Electric Inc., a green-tech startup developing energy services solutions that accelerate a renewable energy future. A veteran at creating technology startups, she was formerly Vice President of Rolls Royce Corporate Ventures, and with her colleagues launched six technology companies.

Lisa has 25+ years’ experience in new product development, program management and technology commercialization. She earned a Bachelor Science in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University, a Masters in Business Administration from Open University (Milton Keynes England), and Professional Engineering Licenses in Indiana and Arizona.

Ms. Laughner is Board Member Emeritus and past President of Women & Hi Tech; a former member of IUPUI Kelley School of Business’s Board of Visitors and the Purdue University School of Technology Dean’s Executive Council.