Lisa graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (K-8) and Special Education, Emotional Disabilities (K-12) from NAU in 1983. She taught in the Paradise Valley Unified School District for over 30 years, in classes ranging from elementary general education to high school mathematics to homebound instruction. Lisa returned to NAU in 2004 and received her Masters of Education in Secondary Education, Mathematics (7-12). She has tutored privately for many families over the last 20 years. Lisa is able to explain many levels of mathematics conceptually and has extensive experience with students who need motivational, organizational and/or time management support. She also offers support for students taking online courses. She enjoys seeing students enjoy learning and become empowered by what they can accomplish.