A native of Lexington Kentucky, Lisa began her "second career" at WDRB-TV as Administrative Sales Assistant in April 2016, after spending the last 35 years at WHAS-TV as National Sales Assistant. She has an Associate of Arts degree from UK and a Bachelor of Arts degree from U of L. 

Named a Black Achiever in 1992, Lisa ran in the Triple Crown of Running, including the Mini marathon, in 1998, and ran the Run the Bluegrass race in Lexington in 2014 with her daughter. 

Lisa loves dogs that belong to others, needlepoint, reading medical mysteries and science-fiction, gardening, and enjoying her pool in the summer and the hot tub in the winter. 

You can call Lisa at  502-585-0733 or email her at lnelson@wdrb.com