Creative Director, Producer. Alisa is now based in Los Angeles, California. Her creative work is focused in several arenas, comprising creative and photographic direction for major consumer magazines, advertising and television in both the US and Europe. She also specializes in branding and corporate identity development. Alisa began her work in Paris at the creative agency Éditorial (at the daily Libération), mentored by Claud Maggiori and Marc Belli. Cross-cultural issues have infused her work throughout her career. She has served as a creative and language mentor to children in refugee programs from the Balkan wars, in sub-Saharan Africa, and in New York, in publicly and privately funded programs. BFA Honors, San Diego State University, 1987.