Another new addition to the Kubert School faculty is Lisa Y. Wu. She will be teaching at the world famous cartooning school starting in the 2019-20 school year.
She is one of the first women to graduate from the Citadel, the prestigious military college of South Carolina, with a Bachelor's degree in English. Lisa went on to earn her Masters of Art in Teaching from the Citadel Graduate and Professional Studies program, specializing in Gifted and Talented Education. She then went on to teach at Trident Technical College and the nationally-rated Buist Academy for Advanced Studies.
Lisa is experienced in community outreach, working with diverse organizations and leveraging marketing strategies to maximize brand awareness. Lisa previously utilized her skills to impact audience and sales growth as Director of Retailer Relations at AfterShock Comics, and was highlighted in PreviewsWorld's "Women in Comics" feature. Currently, Lisa is the VP, Sales, Marketing & Publicity for indie publisher A Wave Blue World. Lisa is also working on her MBA at Fordham University's Gabelli School of Business.