Lisa is in her sixth year of teaching and second year at Houston I.S.D. Her responsibilities include directing the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Blue and Gold Jazz Bands, and woodwind and brass beginning classes. Prior to this position, she was the head band director at Sealy Junior High School. Her bands have received U.I.L. Sweepstakes awards and numerous first division U.I.L. ratings. She holds a Bachelor of Music Education Degree from Southern Nazarene University and a Master of Music Degree in Clarinet Performance from Oklahoma City University. Her professional affiliations include Texas Music Educators Association and Texas Bandmasters Association. She enjoys playing duets with her percussionist husband, golfing, cooking, and figure skating.