(written from a Production point of view)
Lisa White (also known as Lisa Shuart-White) is a Location Manager who worked on many episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager, and Star Trek: Enterprise. As Location Manager, it was her responsibility to make all necessary arrangements for shooting on location as required by an episode. White's first job on Star Trek was location scouting for the TNG fifth season episode "The First Duty" for which she scouted the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant location. L. White, a name seen on set artwork in Enterprise, was named after her.
Since 1979, White is the owner of "Location Network", a company specialized on location shoots and scouts. Her career as Location Manager spans 35+ years. Location Network is the longest running location scouting & management company in Los Angeles.
Besides the Star Trek franchise, White has also worked as a Location Manager episodes of the television series MacGyver and the 1990 film Sibling Rivalry. This latter film starred Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan actress Kirstie Alley and future Enterprise actor Scott Bakula. Other credits as Location Manager includes episodes of the television series Matlock (1986), Cheers, and Frasier along with many of the 3-camera shows filmed at Paramount Pictures. White also worked as a Location Manager on the 1985 film Prizzi's Honor starring Anjelica Huston, Jack Nicholson and Kathleen Turner, directed by John Huston as well as the 1986 crime drama Jackals.
In addition to her television and film career, White has worked on hundreds of commercials.
Star Trek credits