Lisa Spolter came to Columbus Academy in 1993 and currently teaches first grade and is a team leader. She is also involved with the lower school responsive classroom team. Lisa originally joined Academy as a PreK teacher and has also served as lower school’s early childhood coordinator, on the division’s admissions committee, and with Summer Experience on campus. She previously worked as a chapter consultant with the Kappa Kappa Gamma women’s fraternity and supported the Delto Rho chapter at the University of Mississippi. She holds a B.S. in early childhood education from Bowling Green State University and a M.S. in education from the University of Dayton. Lisa and her husband, Lorn, have two daughters, Sophie ’22 and Abby ’25. 

Lisa’s favorite thing about Columbus Academy
“The friendships and professional support with colleagues and the educational opportunity my daughters are receiving.” 

  • B.S. Bowling Green State University , Early Childhood Education
  • M.S. University of Dayton , Education