The leading advocate for digital governance — helping organizations sort out very big, very messed up digital teams since 1999.

“If you want to get your C-suite on board with governance, you should have Lisa Welchman talk with them."

Jessica LombardoManager, Membership, AIIM

About Lisa

Respected Author

A passionate advocate, Lisa has written and blogged for 16 years about digital governance. Now she’s written the leading book on this critical discipline – Managing Chaos.

Compelling Speaker

Across the nation and around the world, professional groups and conferences seek out Lisa to address topics ranging from the evolving role of the digital worker to the impact of digital on the enterprise.

Trusted Advisor & Teacher

For the past two decades, the leaders of global 1000 companies, NGOs, and other organizations have turned to Lisa to analyze and solve their digital governance challenges. Schedule some time with Lisa or take her online digital governance training course. 

Podcast Host

Lisa is the co-host of the Surfacing Podcast, along with Andy Vitale. On the podcast, Lisa and Andy have engaging conversations with the people who design and create experiences for our world.

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A widely popular speaker, Lisa brings the freshest insights and most informed perspectives on digital governance today.

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Managing Chaos, Digital Governance by Design, by Lisa Welchman

Managing Chaos


In Managing Chaos, Lisa inspires new and necessary conversations about digital governance and its transformative power to support creativity, real collaboration, digital quality, and online growth.

“Managing Chaos provides clear and cogent guidance on how a governance model delivered through digital strategy, policy, and standards and abetted by a culture of collaboration can help the enterprise develop an effective approach to digital transformation.”

–Perry Hewitt, Chief Digital Officer, Harvard University

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Strategic Advising

With Lisa’s guidance, workshops, and coaching, your digital team can improve the way they collaborate and make decisions– that helps your team design and build better and safer online experiences. Sign up for hourly advising with Lisa or schedule a 30-minute meet & greet to discuss other ways Lisa can work with your team.

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Surfacing Podcast

On the Surfacing Podcast, digital governance expert Lisa Welchman and design leader Andy Vitale take a deep dive into the world of the digital maker community.

Join them as they talk to the designers, technologists, and business leaders responsible for building the experiences that make up our world.

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