Lissa Gilliam is the laboratory manager for the Biochemical Research Lab on the campus of Lubbock Christian University. She joined the BRL team in 2012 with an extensive background in lab management ranging from microbiology and food safety to analytical chemistry. In addition to managing the BRL, Lissa supports LCU students in their undergraduate research opportunities and teaches student technicians the keys to working safely and efficiently in a commercial lab setting. As a Texas Tech alumna, Lissa chose to stay in the West Texas area upon graduation but has worked with clients all over the world. Lissa and Dustin have twin boys – and future chaps – Tyler and Garrett.