Elizabeth (Lisa) arrived at Middlebury College in June 2000. She earned her degree from Colorado State University (B.A. in Arts and Humanities). She began her law enforcement career as a Burlington police officer in Burlington, Vermont. In 1987 Lisa moved to California. She was hired by Stanford University Department of Public Safety as a deputy sheriff in 1988 and was later promoted to sergeant in 1993. In 1996, Lisa and her family moved to Massachusetts where she took the position of chief of police for the Assumption College Department of Public Safety. Lisa left the position at Assumption to take the position of Director of Public Safety at Middlebury College.
Lisa lives in Middlebury with her two daughters, Sara and Nicole.