Lisa is a member of the Producer’s Guild of America and has produced thousands of hours for live and taped programming in talk, entertainment, primetime news, live music, and podcast for a variety of networks. Shortly after beginning her television career, Lisa quickly moved on to produce several nationally syndicated court shows for 20th Television, one of which landed Lisa her first EMMY win in 2008.
Lisa's extensive knowledge in storytelling, production and studio workflow has proven to be instrumental in the success of the shows she helms. She has led the development and start up for multiple unscripted programs from the ground up including FOX's live entertainment show “Hollywood Today Live” and the flagship show, “Revolt Live,” for Sean (P Diddy) Combs' cable network REVOLT. In 2019, Wilson received her third EMMY nomination for the FaceBook Watch series “Red Table Talk” and won her second EMMY plus a SoCal Journalism Award in 2020 for the primetime news magazine show “LA Times Today” on Spectrum News1 in partnership with the LA Times.
In 2017, Lisa partnered with Garcelle Beauvais and this venture catapulted her into the next level of her career. The producing duo‘s film debut “Lalo’s House” exposed the horrific world of sex trafficking. Wilson and Beauvais served as Executive Producers on the student short for which was honored with several awards including a Student Oscar by the Academy in 2018.
In partnership with MGM Studios, Lisa co-created and launched the hit comedy podcast “Going to Bed with Garcelle” in 2020 with Beauvais, for which both served as Executive Producers. The podcast gained a fast following and landed on Spotify’s curated Laugh Our Loud list and was honored for Best Talk Podcast by the Webby Awards. Also, in 2020 Lisa was responsible for finding distribution for the groundbreaking cooking show "Cooking With Critters" and produced, wrote and directed her s
pandemic short “The Altors”.
As a Development Executive, Lisa has built relationships with high level executives in some of the top tier production companies and top networks. Currently, Lisa is the Executive Director of Unscripted at MGM Studios overseeing development to production for the unscripted slate.