Lisa Gessner is a singer, song-writer, music teacher and mom.  She has been writing songs since she was 17 years old.  After graduating from Berklee College of Music with a degree in Composition, Lisa spent many years traveling and performing all over Europe, and up and down the east coast of the U. S. before landing in New York City.  After having children, Lisa was led to become a music teacher.  She has been teaching for 14 years and is currently teaching music at Episcopal Day School in Southern Pines,  North Carolina.  Writing songs for her students is one of her favorite things to do.