Lisa is a member of the national BSA STEM Committee, Boy Scout STEM Chair for the Greater St Louis Area Council, and Advancement Chair for the New Horizons District. She has been ASM-Advancement for Troop 352 for 14 years. She served on the Chemistry Merit Badge staff for the 2010 and 2013 Jamborees. She is a Brotherhood member of OA, and was honored with the Silver Beaver in 2014.
She is the proud mother of two Eagle Scouts.
In real life, she has a PhD in chemistry and has been a freelance technical writer/editor with Balbes Consultants LLC for almost 25 years.