Humans of Payroll

Humans of Payroll is a dedicated podcast celebrating first-rate individuals of the payroll industry from all around the world. Melanie Pizzey, CEO of Global Payroll Association, met with true payroll professionals who shared their experiences and the challenges they have met along their career paths.

In entertaining dialogues with these key industry figures, we discover the personalities behind the professionals and learn the characteristics you need to become a true payroll professional.

Lisa Orton


Lisa Orton
Senior Manager

Tara and Melanie interviewed Lisa Orton, the Senior Manager at PwC, for this episode of Humans of Payroll and it was a real pleasure to talk to her.  Lisa exemplifies someone with a passion for payroll who forged her own path to success. During the episode, Lisa details that journey and tells us how, through pure hard work and determination, she rose through the ranks to become a Senior Manager at one of the leading Professional Services Network. Lisa shared her thoughts on the last 18 months, how much she values her team and how important it has been to stay in touch with them to look after their well-being while they navigate working in a pressurised virtual environment. Like many of us in the Payroll Industry, Lisa also considered the question of how we will introduce the younger generation to the Payroll Industry.



57 mins