Lissie is originally from the North-West, but moved to London to train as an Actor at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. Since graduating in 2007, she has worked professionally as an Actress, Presenter, Facilitator, as well as a Vocalist, touring and gigging in and around the UK. She has recently just finished two years as a lead-vocalist in the UK theatre tour of ‘Waterloo’.
Lissie has extensive experience as a workshop leader, tailoring creative workshops to suit all different ages and backgrounds. Working with crime-prevention charity, ‘Only Connect’ (based in Kings Cross, London), Lissie facilitated purpose led workshops/assemblies across schools in London, working alongside ex-offenders and those considered at risk of crime, addressing key issues that young people face today through the medium of theatre, presentation, role-play & workshops.
Lissie has first-hand knowledge of the Corporate sector that she can bring to the table, working part-time in an international Law-firm based in the City for 3+years. She has experience in role-play with Law-degree students. Lissie is also a competent and natural presenter, with experience of both recorded and live presenting. She is a natural communicator and easy to engage with.
Her key strengths include: communication skills, presenting, leadership skills, confidence building, conflict resolution, identifying and building upon people’s core strengths and abilities.