Nancy Lisker is regional director of AJC St. Louis. Before coming to AJC, Lisker worked as an advertising executive, developing marketing strategies for Fortune 500 clients at The Leo Burnett Company. Earlier, Lisker served four years with the Mexican Foreign Service as Consul for Press and Public Affairs in Chicago. Lisker was the principal spokeswoman for the Mexican government in the Midwest during the trilateral negotiations for NAFTA. Born and raised in Mexico City, Lisker holds a B.A. in journalism from the National University of Mexico (UNAM) and an M.S. in Integrated Marketing Communications from Northwestern University. During the mid-1980s, Lisker lived and worked at Kibbutz Neot Mordechai, a collective farm in Israel’s Upper Galilee. In addition to her native Spanish and her acquired English, Lisker speaks Hebrew, Yiddish, and French.