Lisa J. Croner
San Diego, CA Lisa J. Croner was raised among artists in an environment that offered material and intellectual nourishment for creative work. Balancing interests in both art and science from an early age, Croner earned degrees in Art and Biology, pursuing a focus on realistic drawing in college, and then built a successful career as a scientist through graduate school and into the San Diego biotechnology industry. Returning to painting, she now studies with Lela Harty. She has a loosely representational style applied to a broad range of subjects, including portraiture.