Lisa joined the TEAL office in August 2017 as a pre-education advisor and Education Learning Community coordinator. Before coming to work at UNC Charlotte, she taught high school English for nine years.
She earned both a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary Education here at UNC Charlotte. As a graduate of the Cato College of Education, she received a foundation that enabled her to prepare the high school students in her classroom for their college journey. She is thrilled to now have the opportunity to advise college students preparing to embark on their teaching journey.
Lisa advises pre-education students on general course offerings and the steps required for admission into Teacher Education programs. She can also provide information on additional campus resources. Lisa teaches EDUC 1000, an education seminar for the learning community students, and coordinates educational and social events for these students
Lisa enjoys spending time with family and friends, cheering for the Carolina Panthers, reading great books, and choosing the music on long car trips.