Lisa S. Rusk
Ursinus College, B.A.; Albany Law School of Union University, J.D. Lisa Rusk has more than 21 years of experience providing general counsel services. She specializes in representing school districts in special education impartial hearings and appeals to the State Review Officer, special education federal litigations, Section 3214 Education Law student disciplinary proceedings, appeals to the Commissioner of Education and discrimination claims before the U. S. Office for Civil Rights. She has also served as chief negotiations spokesperson for non-instructional units. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and New York State Association of School Attorneys and National Boards Association. She has lectured for the New York State School Boards Association and Mid-Hudson School Study Council on special education and general counsel issues.