Lisa Syler

Freelance Artist & Mural Painter

Location:Brentwood, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills
Lisa A. Syler


***2007-2012 D & F Sitters Nashville, TN.
~Caregiver for the elderly
I cared for an elderly home-bound lady who was bedridden. Duties included: meal preparation,
medicine distribution, basic personal functional assistance, and being a friend.

***2003-2006 Books Are Fun Ashland City, TN.
~Book Fair Leader
I set up and led corporate and hospital book fairs in the Middle TN. Area

***2003-2004 Senior Resource Center Franklin, TN.
~Administrative Assistant
In this position, I was responsible for appointment setting, filing, responsibilities with email,
creating forms in Excel and Word, filing and other clerical duties. I worked for three men in
this company.

***2004 Editor for Mary Ann Boysen Art Franklin, TN.
A professional artist wrote an instructional book on watercolor techniques. I edited the book
several times before production.

***2004-present Gail McDaniel Art Franklin, TN.
I am this art instructor's bookkeeper, working in QuickBooks, and I work with her CPA for tax

***1996-2000 Herbalife Int’l. Franklin, TN.
~Independent Distributor
I began my own home-based business in order to stay at home with my children. This business
involved retailing products and recruiting distributors.

***1989-1992 Brook Hollow Preschool Nashville, TN.
~Program Director
As Director, I oversaw (5) teachers of age’s birth through 5-years. I led in-service trainings, did personal evaluations, created and maintained the budget, served as a liaison between the church and the preschool program, hired teachers, and managed the daily operations of the program.

***1983-1992 Brook Hollow Preschool Nashville, TN.
~Teacher of Preschool 3-year olds
As the primary teacher, I was responsible for curriculum planning and executing and serving the
needs of the children, as well as meeting parental concerns

***1979-1983 Moore County School System Lynchburg, TN
~ Special Education Teacher
I Taught grades 4 – 6 at Lynchburg Elementary School, primarily with learning disabled and
educably mentally retarded children.

***1974-1976 Provident Life & Accident Ins. Co. Nashville, TN.
~ Claims Adjuster
In this capacity I served as a medical claims adjuster for several large companies.

1991, M.Ed., Early Childhood Education, Belmont University
1979, B.S., Education from Belmont University in Nashville, TN.
1973, High school diploma from Brentwood Academy in Brentwood, TN.

Volunteer Service:
2002-present: Mission trips to the Dominican Republic
2012, 2013: lead mission trips through HEAL Ministries to Jinja, Uganda
1970-1987: participate, later chaperone, later lead mission trips to the Appalachian Mountains
of Kentucky through Brook Hollow Baptist Church
2000-present: Bible study leader for (2) groups: a women's group and a couples group
through Cross Point Community Church

Interests: Arts and crafts, piano playing, singing, snow skiing, water skiing, reading, traveling, and
watercolor painting, studying the Bible, leading Bible studies.

References: References are available on request.
Skills (2) Rating
Mural Painting