In our interview we discuss her beating out Oprah Winfrey in the 1970s for the news anchor position at 6ABC and how colorism impacted her getting thr job. We discuss the evolution of the presence of minorities news casters and her friendship with Oprah Winfrey. We also discuss some of the many important stories she covered during her distinguished career including Price Chatles and Princess Diana's wedding. Lisa also discusses in depth her battle with the nearo muscular disease POEMS.