Alissa Lama joined the Human Resources department of Cranfill Sumner in 2008.  She has more than 20 years of experience in human resources, with specialities in employee relations and recruiting.  Prior to joining Cranfill Sumner, she worked for a Rochester-based health care system and was responsible for on-boarding and employee relations.

Originally from Rochester, New York, Alissa attended Keuka College, in Keuka Park, New York, and graduated in 1994 with a degree in Human Resources Management.

Alissa serves on the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee.  She is also a member of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA), and the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW.)

When she isn’t working, Alissa enjoys watching her kids play sports, reading, and spending time with her family.