Lisa has been teaching Math and Science at Fusion Academy for almost four years, beginning at the Hermosa Beach, California campus. Prior to teaching, Lisa had a career in the healthcare research and software development industry, working with researchers at Stanford, USC and UPMC and leading teams at Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and several digital start-up companies to build web applications for supporting patients with chronic diseases. She has a B.S. in Biology and Computer Science, and an M.B.A. in leadership development. When not teaching, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family, including her husband, daughter (a Fusion graduate!) two dogs, two horses and many fish.