12/20/2012--North Bend, WA, USA..Lisa Stevens, CEO Paizo Publishing LLC at her home in North Bend, WASH. near Seattle. Ms. Stevens owns one of the largest private collections of Star Wars memerobilia in the world and has built a Star Wars space ship themed home cinema in her home...Lisa was born in Los Angeles, but raised mostly in the state of Wisconsin. She graduated from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN with a degree in Biology, but forsook the academic life to start her first game company in 1987. Five years later, she ended up in Seattle, WA as one of the founders of Wizards of the Coast, a large game company best known for Magic: The Gathering, Dungeons and Dragons, and Pokémon. ..©2012 Stuart Isett. All rights reserved.