Lisa has an extensive background in the fashion industry. She began studying modeling at the age of 10 and has never looked back. Lisa Harrigan was formerly Miss Earth Calgary 2008 and Miss Calgary 2006. She has went onto represent Calgary 7 times at National pageants and has had offers to represent Canada internationally. Previously she competed in Miss Universe Canada Pageant in 2006, 2007,& 2009, Miss World Canada 2007 (Top 10 finalist) and Miss Earth Canada 2008 (3rd Runner Up). She also competed in the Rose of Tralee Western Canada in 2009 & 2010, placing as 1st runner up. Most recently she competed in Mrs. Calgary 2018 and placed as 1st Runner Up.
Lisa has earned herself quite a reputation in the pageant industry and has won many awards, breaking some records along the way. Including being the first & only contestant to win all 3 available awards at the Miss Calgary pageant. The 2 awards she is most proud of are the Beauty with a Purpose and Beauty for a Cause awards, both of these awards recognize the contestants who have done the most charitable and community work.
In fact Lisa has even been featured in the Calgary Herald for her charitable work in this city. She has a goal of helping raise 1 million dollars for charity and business organizations and she is well on her way to that goal. In the past 10 years she has been able to help raise over $390,000 and volunteered more than 1000 hours to charitable causes.
In addition to being a true philanthropist Lisa considers herself a classic multi-tasker. She has many jobs including being an event & fashion show coordinator, modeling instructor, marketing director and brand manager. She was formerly the director of the Miss Earth Alberta Pageant (2009-2014) & the former creator & director of the Miss Sun & Salsa Pageant(2005-2011).
Furthermore, Lisa has a love for judging pageants and has been able to judge more than 50 pageants. She is looking forward to being able to spend more time judging now that her competition career is complete.
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