Executive Vice President of Human Resources
KAR Auction Services, Inc.
Lisa Price is executive vice president of human resources for KAR Auction Services, Inc.
As executive vice president of human resources, Price oversees all of the human resources functions for KAR and its business units. Price is responsible for identifying and implementing best practices that enable all human resources teams to act as strategic partners to the company, and efficiently and effectively serve the needs of employees. Price brings human resources, payroll, benefits and compensation departments enterprise-wide into alignment with KAR’s strategic and operational goals and objectives.
Price initially joined ADESA, a business unit of KAR, in 2005 as corporate counsel, where she directed everything from employment litigation and third-party liability to human resources compliance matters and responses to OSHA inquiries. In 2008, she was promoted to vice president of litigation and employment counsel for ADESA’s parent company, KAR Auction Services, where she oversaw HR-related legal functions for the entire KAR group of companies. From there, she was promoted to executive vice president of human resources in 2013.
Prior to starting with ADESA, Price worked in private practice for six years in the areas of employment law, litigation and compliance. She is skilled in the areas of workers’ compensation, employee relations and employee benefits, as well as risk management.
Price holds a bachelor’s degree Cum Laude from Ball State University and earned her doctorate of jurisprudence from Indiana University School of Law.