Lisa Myers is originally from Minneapolis, MN, where she acted in, wrote, and directed numerous original shows for youth in the Twin Cities area. After graduating from Concordia-College in Moorhead, MN with BA in theatre, she started her professional career at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse as an actor on their Youth Tour. In 2008 she became Youth Tour Manager, and in 2010 Associate Producer. Now as Artistic Director for the Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre, she enjoys the excitement and challenges of producing curriculum-based shows that tour to over 70 school districts throughout upstate New York and impact over 125,000 children annually. She has a passion for revealing to the power of the arts to young people, and is very grateful to have met so many others in upstate New York who share that same passion of passing the gift of theatre onto the next generation.