Lisa graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2006 and began working for Nestle shortly thereafter as a Retail Sales Representative responsible for an account of 14 WalMarts. She left Nestle in 2008 to pursue an MBA at American University, and upon graduating worked at various levels of increasing responsibility within the defense contractor industry. Then, after completing a Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate from Georgetown, she entered the residential real estate market in July 2015.
Lisa has also been in the Army National Guard for over fourteen years, initially enlisting in 2003, then commissioning via Officer Candidate School (OCS) as a Second Lieutenant in April 2010. She has served as a Platoon Leader, Aide-de-Camp, and Company Commander, and currently serves as a Battery Commander.
Lisa speaks German fluently, and is a certified Military Relocation Professional and Luxury Home Marketing Specialist. She is licensed in VA, DC, and MD, and has lived in Alexandria, VA since 2008.