Lisa Anne Higgins
Director of Athletics Development
FAU Class of 2020 and 2022

Lisa Anne Higgins joined the Division of Institutional Advancement during the fall of 2023 as Director of Athletics Development for Florida Atlantic. In her role, she oversees the stewardship and event coordination for the Paradise Club, works closely with Athletics coaches and development staff on sport specific giving, and manages a portfolio of donors for FAU Athletics. Higgins previously held the role of Executive Assistant to the Vice President and Director of Athletics since May 2021.

  • Prior to joining Florida Atlantic as a full-time staff member, she worked in the Athletics Department as a marketing and development Intern for the Owls from 2019 – 2021.
  • Higgins also worked as a UCA staff instructor for Varsity Spirit from 2015 – 2019.


  • Florida Atlantic University: Master of Business Administration in Sports Management, Bachelor of Business Administration