Mrs. Lisa Danaher


Education & Credentials:

  • M.Ed. in Leadership from Point Loma Nazarene University
  • BA in English from Rutgers College, Rutgers University
  • California Single Subject Professional Clear Credential, English
  • New Jersey State Permanent Certification, English


Lisa Danaher has been educating adolescents since she was 19 years old. Certain of her calling to teach since kindergarten, she obtained a substitute teaching credential after her sophomore year of college and immediately began her work in the classroom. She earned her undergraduate degree and teaching credential two years later, and went on to teach English at Brick Memorial High School, NJ, Marian Catholic High School, CA, and finally, The Academy of Our Lady of Peace in 1993. She feels blessed beyond measure to work with – and learn from – her OLP students every day.

Currently Teaching:

  • English 1
  • AP English Language and Composition

Co-Curricular Activity:

  • Pilots for Life
  • Carondelet Circle Student Ambassadors

Professional Associations:

  • Folger Shakespeare Library
  • National Council of Teachers of English