Faculty & School Administrators

Michael Lisk

Micheal is the owner and School Director of Golden Paws Pet Styling Academy, which was established in Pittsburgh in 2008. He has owned and operated The Pet Salon since 2000. Mr. Lisk has successfully increased sales year after year with his excellent business skills, leadership and communication skills. He is well versed in marketing strategies and the use of technology. He is also trained in the “Golden Paws Method” of pet styling instruction, a nearly 4 decade proven program that allows the student to maximize their pet styling skills to apply to AKC breed designs and individual customer requests. The student will benefit from Mr. Lisk’s leadership, experience, vision and innovation.

Lisa Lisk

is the Instructor for Golden Paws Pet Styling Academy in Pittsburgh.  Lisa is a licensed cosmetologist  with  25 years of salon experience.  She relocated to the area and broadened her knowledge and expertise in the Pet Industry in 2010. Using a hands on approach to grooming and an intimate class setting, Lisa instructs and adequately prepares students for a career in pet grooming upon graduation.  As co-owner of the Pet Salon, Lisa teaches a hands on approach to management and the daily operations of a busy grooming salon. The student will gain a great deal of knowledge and skill in the Pet Industry.

2101 Greentree Rd. (Scott Towne Center) Suite B-109 • Pittsburgh, PA 15220