Lisa Nolan is a retired editor and a retired independent publisher with a Masters Degree in English Literature and Creative Writing (from San Francisco State University). She has an eight-year background in both theater, children's theater, and underground comedy in San Francisco.

She is the editor and publisher of two mom lit parent humor anthologies including 1) Motherhood May Cause Drowsiness: Stories from the Trenches and 2) Mom for the Holidays: Stories of Love, Laughter, and Tantrums at Christmas and Hanukkah.

She is also the author and publisher of  Frogs and Flies and Blackberry Pies (MG) and the co author and publisher of Backyard Play With Mummy.