Lisa Blackwood-Kapral Joins Lyft as Chief Accounting Officer

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We’re excited to add another world-class executive to our finance team. Join us in welcoming Lisa Blackwood-Kapral as Lyft’s new Chief Accounting Officer! In her new role, Lisa will assume responsibility as Lyft’s principal accounting officer, where she will continue building best practices in our accounting systems and processes. 


With nearly 30 years of experience in the finance world, Lisa is a proven leader that thrives in environments of high complexity and pace. Even more, she’s passionate about building teams and developing talent.

Prior to joining Lyft, she spent the last 6 years at Shutterfly, most recently as Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. And prior to Shutterfly, she served as the Vice President and Controller for Stella & Dot, and as Controller for Boudin Bakery before that. 

As the demands and complexities of Lyft’s business continue to scale, we look forward to having Lisa’s expertise and leadership on the team.

Lisa joins recent additions to Lyft’s finance leadership team, including Catherine Buan, Vice President of Investor Relations; Janet Duncan, Vice President, Treasurer; and Michelle DeBella, Vice President of Finance Strategy.