Episode 25. AAPI Voices – Lisa Chang – The Coca-Cola Company

EP 25. Lisa Chang

Lisa Chang is the global chief people officer for The Coca Cola Company, overseeing the company’s talent and people strategies, culture, and diversity, equity and inclusion efforts.  In her role, which she has held since 2019, she is responsible for leading the company’s global people, strategy, aligned to the company’s purpose of refreshing the world and making a difference.  Chang and her team are focused on creating an environment where employees can thrive, and equips the organization to win.

Prior to joining Coca-Cola, Chang served as a senior vice president and chief human resources officer for AMB Group, LLC in Atlanta, a privately held sports and entertainment conglomerate.  Chang has held HR roles at various companies, including Equifax, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and The Weather Channel Companies.

Chang serves on the board of Catalyst, a non-profit organization with a mission to accelerate progress for women through workplace inclusion.

She has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Virginia.

Favorite Quote:

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou



Lisa Chang, Tyre Sperling, Sheila Van Maanen, The Coca Cola Company. Production team: Nani Shin, Sheep Jam Productions, qodpod


  1. Jinghuan Liu Tervalon on April 1, 2021 at 9:54 pm

    What a beautiful, heartfelt and inspiring interview with Lisa Chang. Thank you Shannon for bringing our incredible leader onto your show. Thank you Lisa for role-modeling generosity and vulnerability. Your kind actions of amplifying voices of our community continue to motivate me to do better and to serve others. Thank you.

    • Shannon Cassidy on April 2, 2021 at 12:47 am

      Thank you for this touching comment, Jinghuan!

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