Lisa is an award-winning journalist with over 25 of experience, serving as a newspaper reporter and editor and then as the owner and publisher of newspapers and magazines in Southwest Missouri. She currently serves as editor in chief of Colorado Community Media. Previously, she was editor of the Steamboat Pilot & Today in Steamboat Springs, a position she held for close to 9 years. Over the past 25 years, Lisa also has been involved with many community projects and organizations, serving on their boards and holding leadership roles for many. Most recently, she served six years as a member of the Colorado Press Association board of directors, including one year as board president. She is a native of St. Louis, Missouri, and a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Lisa and her late husband, Mike, have two grown sons, who live on the Front Range.