Lisa Purcell

Assistant Principal, Roosevelt High School, Minneapolis Public Schools

Lisa Purcell serves as the Assistant Principal Roosevelt High School. Before this role, she was in the Advanced Academic Coordinator position with Roosevelt schools. Lisa was awarded a Fulbright Distinguished Award in Teaching. She spent more than 20 years teaching in public schools of New York City, Boston, and Salt Lake City before returning home to the Twin Cities where she lives with her wife and step-daughter.

Headshot of Lisa Purcell. Black and White filter. Lisa is smiling while sitting on the front step of a house