Lisa and her husband, Ray Cyr, are founders of Studio 237 School of Music located in Santa Rosa Beach, FL. and has been a successful private piano teacher since 1990. She has studied music composition, piano, clarinet and solfege since she was a young child growing up in the suburbs of Boston, Massachusetts. During her undergraduate years, Lisa participated in school musicals, band, small ensembles, state competitions and also had the privilege to study clarinet with Pascal Cardillo, the second chair in the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
After high school, Lisa studied music at the University of Lowell and Boston University, and completed a degree in Business Administration with a minor in music in 1985. In 2007, Lisa received her professional teacher’s certificate with the State of Florida specializing in Kindergarten through 6 grade.
Lisa has taught private piano lessons for 28 years, substitute taught in the public schools, organized Vacation Bible School Programs, volunteered musically in Church, and with her husband has raised three musical children. She has successfully demonstrated her ability to teach, in a professional and compassionate manner, students ages 4 to 70 years of age.