Lisa has had a passion for the performing arts from a young age and started her first business venture teaching a lunchtime dance club to year 3; when she was in year 6 of primary school (charging 50 pence a session). She knew then that she wanted to teach dance and with ten years of experience is excited to pass on her knowledge to new students in Leatherhead.
Lisa completed her training at the Italia Conti Arts Centre leaving with a PCE degree and ISTD DDE qualifications in Ballet, Modern and Tap.
Lisa now works as a full time member of the management team at Italia Conti Arts Centre, Guildford. She co-ordinates the BTEC and ISTD teacher training courses as well as having the role of deputy safeguarding officer. Lisa is fully first aid trained with safeguarding training, a chaperone licence and enhanced DBS check.
Lisa has a variety of teaching, choreography and performance experience. Credits include, ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows’, ‘Todd and the Tooth Fairy’, dancing for the Queen at Windsor Castle, playing the part of Mrs Lyons in ‘Blood Brothers’ at the Electric Theatre in Guildford and performing as a solo vocalist at famous theatres such as the Piccadilly Theatre and the New Wimbledon Theatre, London.