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Kent State Psychologist Turns Tall Tales into Public Speaking Win

Lisa L. Sims, Ph.D.
Lisa L. Sims, Ph.D.

Lisa L. Sims, Ph.D. is a Psychologist in Counseling and Psychological Services at DeWeese Health Center at Kent State University. She participated in a Toastmasters International speech contest after joining in September 2020. She took first place in the local competition.

After advancing to the Division Contest, Sims finished third by telling a tall tale about a fictional animal who could rid the world of COVID-19 named Schnozzlepuss.

J. Nungesser is a multiple media journalist at Ideastream Public Media.