Lisa Shields has been a violinist with the Wichita Falls Symphony for 9 seasons. She lives in Highland Village, TX, a suburb of Dallas, where she has also been a member of the Dallas Opera Orchestra and the Lewisville Lake Symphony Orchestra since 1992. After growing up in Atlanta, Ga., Lisa received a Bachelor of Music degree from Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, and a Master of Music degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music. Before moving to Dallas, she was a member of the Cleveland Opera and Ballet Orchestras, as well as the Ohio Chamber Orchestra.
Lisa has enjoyed bringing music to the Dallas retirement community through Texas Winds Musical Outreach for 17 years, as a member of a string quartet. She is also a Suzuki violin instructor, and has a studio of students at all levels of advancement. Since raising two wonderful grown daughters, Lisa now shares her home with husband Kirk, and their two demanding but loveable kitties.