Lisa graduated with honors from Illinois Wesleyan University, and earned her CPA shortly after. Prior to coming to the Doctoral Program at University of Arizona in 2015, Lisa worked in public accounting focusing mainly on the gaming, not-for-profit, banking, and insurance industries. She also worked as an internal auditor for an insurance company and then moved to project accounting for a renewable energy start-up. Her current academic interests are experimental managerial research. When Lisa is not focusing on school, she is enjoying yoga, Chicago sports (Go Bears!), traveling, Starbucks, and, of course, spending time with her husband and corgi.