Lisa is a graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music (CIM) where she received a BM in Violin Performance and a MM in Violin Performance and Suzuki Pedagogy. At CIM, she was a student of Linda Cerone, David Russell, and Michele George. Lisa also studied for a summer with Koji Toyoda at the Talent Education Institute in Matsumoto, Japan. She has been a member of the faculty at the Preucil School of Music, the University of Northern Iowa Suzuki School, and the New World School of the Arts. She was Assistant Concertmaster of the Waterloo Cedar Falls Orchestra and also played with the Cedar Rapids Symphony. Prior to moving to Boston, where she taught at the All Newton Music School and Winchester Community Music School, she lived and taught in Valencia, Spain. Lisa returned to the Preucil School faculty in 2014.