lisa stairs npsLisa Conrad is an artist and trained art educator living and working in Newark, NJ. She studied studio arts and art education at Kean University in Union. As a practicing artist, she has created a multifaceted body of work including ceramics, works on handmade paper, artist books, paintings and prints. She is the founding executive director of the Newark Print Shop, a community printmaking studio in downtown Newark, and a visual art teacher in South Orange Maplewood School District.