Lisa has served on Shades' staff since 1995. She provides oversight all discipleship efforts and adults aged 45-70. She also coordinates a multi-generational family ministry which supports ministries such as parenting, special needs, grief, and grandparenting. Lisa is a graduate of Louisiana College and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. In 2018, she earned her Doctor of Ministry degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Twice widowed, Lisa has two sons - John, married to Leah, and Chad, who is married to Lauren. She is extraordinarily proud of her four grandsons.