has been conducting circus band at camp since 1999. A lifelong musician, she started at age four with piano lessons. Lisa studied oboe as a student at Cal State Long Beach. She has been the principal oboist with the Huntington Beach Concert Band for over two decades and also plays oboe and English horn with the Southern California Philharmonic Orchestra. She also performed in the JCC Classical Orchestra in Irvine. Inspired by her talented mandolin and harmonica playing grandfather, Lisa plays mandolin with the South Coast Simcha Band. She loves the performing with all sizes of ensembles and is passionate about the energy exchanged between musicians and audiences. Lisa is an avid jazz fan as well. Lisa and her husband Steve believe in instilling a love of music in their two daughters, Andrea and Hilary, who are accomplished musicians on piano/vibraphone and bassoon.