Owner, Lisa Mazza, has been an educator and writer for over 15 years. She has taught fifth grade through college. She holds the following certifications:

  • IL Teacher Type 03, K-9
  • IL Teacher Type 09, 9-12 (English endorsement)
  • IL Principal Type 75, K-12 (General Administrative)

Additionally, Lisa Mazza earned the following degrees:

  • BA English, DePaul University, Chicago
  • MA English, DePaul University, Chicago
  • MEd Leadership and Policy Studies, University of Texas, Arlington

She has worked as a full-time employee and/or long-term contractor at the following publishing houses:

  • Rigby Publishing, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Riverside Publishing, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Curriculum Associates
  • Continental Press