Lisa is the Coordinator of the Learning Center, where peer tutors assist students in learning, developing skills, and attaining collegiate success. She loves the welcoming and collaborative nature of the Center and enjoys outreach to many Purchase departments. Lisa is a native New Yorker who has taught English as a Second Language for many years and has grown considerably as a result of working with people from around the world. She loves a great story in almost any format. At home, Lisa keeps a watchful eye on her Maine Coon cat Max, who got too large, and her shelter dog Target, who now has a waistline.