Lisa has been teaching for more than 20 years in Saint Paul Public Schools. She teaches English at Capitol Hill Gifted and Talented middle school. In addition to teaching, she has produced middle school plays in Saint Paul for 20 years. She enjoys tapping into the creative side of students as they work side by side. Lisa earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and majored in Elementary Education and English. She also holds a master’s degree in Education from St. Mary’s University.