Favourite Winners: Conchita Wurst (Austria 2014); Marija Serifovic (Serbia 2007)
Unsung heroes: Melanie Rene (Switzerland 2015); Nina Sublatti (Georgia 2015); Frances Rufelle (UK 1994)
Magical moment: Holding hands with Conchita’s dad and being guided (aka dragged!) by him through a sea of her fans at the opening night of her first ever solo concert at Porgy & Bess, Vienna!
You may have heard/seen/read her on: BBC Breakfast; London Live; BBC Five Live; BBC Radio Oxford (regular contributor); BBC Radio Somerset; Liberti Magazine
Lisa met the Eurovision Song Contest in ’91, fell in love in ’92 and the rest, they say, is history! Lisa began her journey into the world of Eurovision media through Eurovision Ireland and then went on to contribute to ESC Insight and ESC Buzz. Lisa has worked with Ewan Spence providing the voices of the Unofficial Alternative Commentary and together they also host the radio broadcast of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Lisa is now Chief Editor of ESC Buzz, having relaunched it in Feb 2017. Beyond Eurovision Lisa can be heard on the Keep Dancing Podcast talking all things BBC Strictly Come Dancing, she is also a big fan of burlesque and an advocate for LGBT equality, in her own words “making the B in LGBT fabulous!’