Why Do Something New?

You're ready for change, more freedom, & living life outside the hamster wheel. I can help you with that!

If you:

  • Are looking for excitement, adventure, or are ready to feel alive
  • Feel as though your colleagues or peers are advancing with less experience or skill than you
  • Wonder why you, your family, friends, or employees quickly reject change
  • Are tired of being part of the rat race, or feel like you're on a hamster wheel
  • Spend countless hours focusing on things outside your goals and dreams

You Are Not Alone!

My passion and expertise is to assist you in finally creating a personalized path.



My Mission

Something New builds a bridge to adventure, lifelong learning, and stress relief/self care! Let's define your goals and set the stage for your success, now!

Services include:

  • Research-based practices
  • A tool-box of resources
  • A community of like-minded individuals
  • Team-building and employee engagement
  • Personalized packages that meet your personal and/or business needs!


Meet the Founder

Lisa Lipscomb has been a certified teacher for more than 24 years, she earned National Board Certification, is an instructional designer, a web content manager, member of SEMIS Coalition, an author, speaker, workshop presenter, adventurist, and advocate of lifelong learning.

Lisa was selected to serve as a U.S. Delegate in the US Taiwan Eco-Campus Partnership Program (Summer 2016) and incorporates place-based learning practices within her instructional objectives. She was also a speaker at the March for Public Education -Detroit in 2017, lunch keynote speaker for 2018 Community-Up CRA Conference, and guest speaker at Transformation Christian Church (Detroit, MI).

Lisa is the author of Somewhere in the Middle of Love, and contributing writer in the anthologies- In Celebration of Mothers, and The Book of Hope.

Lisa graduated from the University of Michigan- Dearborn, Marygrove College, and Utah State University. Her studies included elementary and middle school education, adult education, best teaching practices, and instructional technology & learning sciences. She completed the Lifeline Business Consulting, “Jump Start Your Business to Success" course. Additionally, she is a graduate of the Build Institute, Build Social Entrepreneurship Program, and keyholder at The SheHive where she teaches classes and facilitates the Badass Ladies Supper Club.

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Lisa Lipscomb

Founder & CEO

Lisa Lipscomb launched "Something New" in June 2017. Her mission is to decrease the number of people suffering from "Summer Slide," and build a bridge to adventure, lifelong learning, & stress relief/self care.

Next Steps...

Contact me for a menu of services or consultation. We're looking forward to working with you!