Erik Lisher


Erik Lisher is a Partner and Chief Operating Officer of the Global Restructuring and Special Situations Group at PJT Partners, based in New York. He is also a member of the Operating Committee.

Previously, he was a Managing Director at Blackstone, where he worked from 2003 to 2013 in both the Private Equity and Restructuring & Reorganization Groups. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Lisher was an Associate at JPMorgan in the investment banking group where he executed various
M&A, high yield and leveraged finance transactions from 1996 to 2001.

Erik’s community involvement includes current service as a member of the Board of Trustees for Sacred Heart, an independent school in New York City and past service as a board member of the Wake Forest College Board of Visitors and the Blackstone Charitable Foundation.

Erik received a BA from Wake Forest University in 1996 and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2003.


Mike Lister

Our Mission

The Spanish Peaks Community Foundation strategically directs the generous contributions of our members to meet the needs and support the quality of life of those living and working in the Big Sky community.

Foundation Grants

April 1st deadline for May grant consideration. October 1st deadline for November grant consideration. Evaluations for previously awarded grants must be received before new grant proposals will be considered.

Contact Us

Spanish Peaks Community Foundation
PO Box 161303
Big Sky, MT 59716


Walker Jones

Executive Director:

Hannah Waterbury

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