Lisa Eister is a native of South Carolina with roots in the Appalachian Mountains. A certified educator, Lisa performs before school, festival and community audiences of all ages. Her concerts feature folktales, traditional Appalachian tales, historical stories, personal stories woven from family and mountain lore, as well as narratives based on the real life experiences of WWII veterans. In July 2011, Lisa performed at the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta. She is founder of the Clemson Area StoryTellers Guild.