Lisa Nordyke graduated with bachelor's degrees from Hastings College in Nebraska with high distinction in mathematics and with distinction in chemistry. She then went on to graduate school at the University of Wyoming to receive a master's degree in analytical chemistry and recently completed 18 hours of graduate level mathematics.
After graduation, Lisa worked a variety of jobs including a research associate position at a research and development company in New Orleans, LA (Universal Sensors, Inc.), and as a Radiological Health Specialist at the Nebraska Department of Health.
She started at LCCC as adjunct faculty in math and chemistry in 1992 and has been permanent full-time since 2005 in mathematics.
In her spare time, Lisa and her family enjoy hiking, movies, reading, traveling, and watching soccer and Nebraska Cornhusker football.