Lisa is a graduate of Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School and a May 2005 graduate of Morningside College. She is employed at Security National Bank in Sioux City. Her fiance is a 1998 graduate of River Valley High School and a 2001 graduate of Western Iowa Tech Community College. He works as a salesman for Sioux City Yahama.
The couple is planning an October 1, 2005 wedding in Sioux City.