Lisa Arsenault, PhD

Lisa Arsenault , PhD

Senior Director, Research & Evaluation


Dr. Arsenault has worked in public health program evaluation and community-based research for over 10 years. As a senior member of HRiA’s Research & Evaluation department, Dr. Arsenault designs and leads program evaluations and needs assessments with a wide range of public and private sector clients including hospitals, public health departments, school districts, nonprofits business, and philanthropic entities. She has a background in nutritional science and epidemiology, and has worked on topics including healthy eating and physical activity, behavioral health, substance use and teen pregnancy prevention, social determinants of health, and the transformation of healthcare delivery systems. She is deeply committed to improving community health and aims to help organizations, agencies, and communities achieve success in their public health efforts through an effective and collaborative use of data. Dr. Arsenault has a Doctorate from the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University.