Lisa graduated with her BSN from Clarkson College in Omaha, Nebraska. She worked predominantly in the cardiac intensive care setting prior to moving to the Chicago area in 2005. She worked in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit at  Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital until she obtained her MSN, FNP in 2016. While working at Advocate Good Shepherd she became accustomed to the innovative and high quality care that Illinois Cardiovascular Specialists provided their patients. She joined their practice in 2017.