Lisa received her B.A. in Psychology (with an emphasis in Education) from Penn State University (“We Are…”) and an M. Div. from YDS. A 30+ year Yale employee (28 of them at YDS), Lisa was the Manager and Buyer for the YDS Student Book Supply for nearly 20 years before becoming Registrar in July of 2008. In addition, she represents YDS as a member of the Governing Board of the Hispanic Summer program, a theological education program for Latino/a seminary and divinity school students across the US and Puerto Rico.
She has been a deputy Title IX Coordinator since 2011. Outside of Yale, Lisa is on the Candidacy committee of the New England Synod of the ELCA, on the board of a Christian Preschool, and has been a longtime volunteer at the Connecticut Hospice (providing pastoral care and bereavement services). She wishes she were a better artist, misses doing theatre, will tell you anything you want to know about whales, and is an FAA certificated Hot Air Balloon pilot.