Lisa Konkol is a writer and artist who finds joy in creating books for children. She loves coming up with ideas, writing the stories, and then making the illustrations. Through the Society of Children Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), Lisa was chosen to work with SCBWI mentor Michael Kress-Russick. She has a degree in business from the University of Wisconsin with an emphasis in English and has been a technical writer for over twenty-five years.
Lisa has been drawing and painting, since she was a child. Her paintings have been in galleries and she was designated a Master Artist by the American Juried Art Salon. She enjoys experimenting and combining many different mediums, including ink, markers, oils, watercolors, digital, and pastels.
Lisa is married and has three grown children, two young grandchildren, and a dog, Lexi, from the Humane society. She is represented by Steven Chudney of the Chudney Agency.
TEL/FAX (914) 465-5560