Lisa’s Bio

Lisa Lockwood, Crime Analyst & Reinvention Expert: author of Undercover Angel: From Beauty Queen to SWAT Team and Reinventing YOU: The 10 Best Ways to Launch Your Dream Career is also a speaker, media personality, collegiate educator & business consultant. She is an authority on reinvention. Lisa teaches people, quickly and easily, how to make successful career transformations to fulfill their personal dreams.

Millions of people have seen Lisa on ABC, NBC, FOX News, CNN and CNBC. Lisa’s expertise has been featured on Steve Harvey, Nancy Grace, Jane Velez-Mitchell & over 300 radio interviews. She has been profiled in Forbes.com, More.com, & Success Magazine.

In bringing her story to the stage, Lisa captivates, motivates and inspires. A highly sought-after speaker at conferences, trade shows and corporate events, Lisa empowers her audiences with the confidence and insights necessary to invest in reinvention and lead extraordinary lives.

Featured Topics

  • Reinvention
  • Leadership (SWAT Mindset)
  • Perseverance
  • Become Unstoppable


What People are Saying About Lisa:

“After an outstanding career as a patrol officer; she was assigned to the department’s drug unit where she distinguished herself as both a case officer and an undercover officer. I was forever amazed at the cases and offenders that she and her partner ensnared. From small time drug dealers to organized crime figures; they made an impact that was far beyond anyone’s wildest expectations.

“Tough, honest, tenacious, bright with a great sense of humor and the desire to excel describes a damn good cop and Lisa Lockwood certainly fits that description! She is a loss to law enforcement but sure to be a success in the literary field if I know Lisa!”—Timothy J. McCarthy, Chief of Police, U.S. Secret Service (Ret)

“Lisa Lockwood has written an incredibly inspiring book chronicling her rise from a welfare childhood and her ability to reinvent her way into a successful adult. She has experienced an array of challenges and successes on every level in her life, and her new book is a testament to what perseverance and determination can bring. Undercover Angel should be required reading for every young girl and woman who ever grew up with the dream of doing something important with their life.” —Michael Mehas, award-winning author of Stolen Boy, Assoc. Producer of Alpha Dog 

“You have to appreciate the courage and dedication of anyone in law enforcement who chooses to work undercover. It’s not for everybody. Lisa chose to put herself in dangerous undercover situations time and time again. She’s a rare gem and proved to she had what it takes to do the job.  I’d like to see her story on the big screen one day.”—Joe Pistone Author, Donnie Brasco: My Undercover Life in the Mafia

“Lisa is a remarkable example of strong female leadership. With a compelling life story of overcoming obstacles many would simply walk away from, she is a powerful role model for girls and women, as well as an incredible motivational storyteller. As a media personality she is easy to talk to, does a great job answering directly the many types of question reporters toss at her and is easy to get a hold of and punctual for interviews/segments. Lisa is a pleasure to work with and an inspiration to know.”—Esther J. Cepeda, General Assignment Reporter and Weekly Columnist, Chicago Sun-Times

“Lisa is a true professional that has a well balance attitude and skills to accommodate any individual, company, organization, or network. Tell Lisa what you need and she will provide the program material, course work, or training to meet your objective. Let Lisa observe your operation and provide you with the feedback to take your operation to a new level. You will enjoy every phase of her steps to improve your life or business. Just meet her and you will feel her influence.”—Harvey E. Walden III, Ph.D., Board Member, Junior Achievement of Chicago