Meet Miss Lisa Keating

We asked our teachers & staff a few questions so that you can get to know them better!

What is your role at St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic School?
5th Grade Teacher

What year did you start working at St. Stephen?

Tell us about your education background & about your teaching/work experience.
I graduated with a degree in Inclusive Early Childhood Education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2019. For the past 2 years, I worked at Educare Lincoln as a lead teacher. This will be my second year teaching 5th grade at St. Stephen the Martyr!

What do you love about your job?
I love seeing how much my students achieve and grow throughout the year!

Who is your favorite Saint or what is your favorite scripture?
1 Corinthians 13:4-5: Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.

Tell us about your family (spouse, children, grandchildren, pets, etc.):
My family includes my parents and one older brother. I always had pets growing up. Currently, I have one cat and am hoping to get another one soon 🙂

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I always wanted to be a nurse or a teacher

What is your favorite sweet treat?
I love anything with chocolate, especially Reese's

Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies?
I love going on walks and playing volleyball

What’s your favorite thing to do on the weekends?
On weekends I usually go shopping with friends or hang out with my family.