Starland Kids

Lisa Panizo

Executive Director

Lisa brings multiple years of experience to the Starland administration team. A native of Deerfield, Lisa has worked with families on the North Shore for many years. Most recently, Lisa was the Early Childhood Director at the Glencoe Park District. Lisa also worked as a year-round Director at Banner Day Camp. In addition to her administration experience, Lisa has worked as a classroom teacher with children from preschool through middle school. After attending the University of Texas for her undergraduate degree, Lisa went on to receive her Masters of Arts in Teaching from National-Louis University. Performing is a passion of Lisa’s. A previous board member for the Highland Park Players, Lisa has appeared on stage with multiple theatre groups in the area, including Up and Coming Theatre, North Shore Theater of Wilmette, Center Stage Lake Forest, and many others. “I enjoy getting to know the fabulous staff and all of the students and families that make up the Starland community! Please feel free to contact me anytime!”

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