Lisa Umscheid

Employment Relations Board

Lisa earned her B.A. from Pomona College and her J.D. from Willamette University College of Law.  Before joining the Board, Lisa worked for more than 20 years as a labor and employment attorney, representing both public and private employers.  She served as labor and employment counsel for Metro, the regional government in the Portland area.

She also represented the State of Oregon in labor and employment matters in her capacity as Senior Assistant Attorney General at the Oregon Department of Justice.

Lisa has served multiple terms on the Oregon State Bar Advisory Committee for Diversity and Inclusion and is the former chair of the OSB Government Law Section.

Lisa was appointed to the Employment Relations Board effective October 17, 2016.