Alissa joined the Lake Area Technical College team in August 2013. Prior to that, she worked as a RN on the Medical/Surgical/Pediatric unit, where she continues to work as needed and teach Pediatric Advanced Life Support classes. Alissa earned her Bachelor’s Degree in nursing from Presentation College in 2004 and her Master’s Degree in Nursing Education from Western Governors University in 2016 . She and her husband, Mark, live in Watertown with their four children. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, reading, and spending time with family and friends.