Turano Baking Company
Lisa Turano is the Vice-President, Legal of Turano Baking Company and the President of the Turano Foundation. Turano Baking is a premier national baking company providing artisanal bread, hamburger buns and breadsticks to many of the country’s most recognized chain food service establishments. She is the eldest member of the 3rd generation of the Turano family now involved in the family business which is celebrating more the 57 years of success. She earned her juris doctorate degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law and her MBA from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. She is an active member of various boards and philanthropies ranging from children’s product safety, feeding the elderly through Meals on Wheels and the ALS Foundation.
In her role as VP-Legal, Lisa is the primary contact for all legal matters related to the business and family including Labor/Human Relations, Contracts, Real Estate, Corporate Transactions, Litigation, Estate Planning, etc. Additionally, Lisa participates with the American Bakers Association as a member of the Human Resource Committee and Legal Committee.