Is an award winning Graphic Designer, Artist, Art Curator, and Certified Therapeutic Art Life Coach. As a magna cum laude graduate of New York Institute of Technology, she graduated with a BFA in Design Graphics, and won a Gold Medal in Design Graphics. While working as a Graphic Designer for a division of Ogilvy and Mather Worldwide, her work for clients such as G.P. Putnam's Sons, Random House, Simon & Schuster, Alfred A. Knopf, and Crown Publishers, had appeared in magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times, The New
Yorker, Publisher's Weekly, Vanity Fair, TV Guide, The Los Angeles Times, Vogue, GQ and numerous other publications.
Her freelance clients have included The City of New Rochelle, Family Services of
Westchester, New Rochelle Art Association, New Rochelle Council on the Arts, City
of Yonkers, New York Institute of Technology, and Kings Harbor Multicare Center.
She has also created ads, logos, business cards, journals, posters, and invitations for various private and public clients.
She is a current member of the New Rochelle Art Association, New Rochelle Council on the Arts and a former member of the Mamaroneck Artists Guild.
As a fine artist working in several mediums, she exhibits nationally. She has won many awards for her work and has sold numerous pieces in her few years as an exhibiting artist. Artwork of hers hung three times in the City Hall Office of the Mayor of New Rochelle, a digital art piece was published in the 2008 city calendar, and photos were published in the county-wide 2009 and 2012 Westchester Town Planner calendars. She completed a commission by the City of Yonkers for its Waterfront Revitalization project, has two photos in the International Library of Photography, and was a participant in the Tree Project of the International Fiber Collaborative which is on permanent display in the Earlyworks Children's Museum in Alabama. Two paintings of hers are included in the book “Rescuing the Rhythm - The Spirit of New Orleans”, a charitable project. Lisa also donated her graphic design skills pro bono for many years for various Veterans projects including designing the posters for the Memorial Day and Patriot’s Day activities in New Rochelle.
in 2012, Lisa began curating several highly successful art exhibits in Westchester and the Bronx. In 2019, she became a Certified Therapeutic Art Life Coach and has run successful workshops in that capacity.