Mavis Sanders


Carol Stream, IL Lisa Jackson has been appointed to the position of Senior Acquisitions Director for Nonfiction, Beers Publishing Group, at Tyndale House Publishers. “We are pleased to announce that Lisa has joined the Beers Publishing Group, where she will lead the team that acquires all nonfiction titles for our group,” said Ron Beers, Senior Vice President, Group Publisher.

Lisa is a 20-year veteran of the publishing industry, having worked in the newspaper business before serving as Associate Editor for Christian Parenting Today, a former publication of Christianity Today International. For the past ten years, Lisa has been Senior Editor at Tyndale, working directly with authors such as Beth Moore, Tony Dungy, Dr. James Dobson, Steve Saint, George Barna, Nancy Ortberg, Erwin Lutzer, and Gracia Burnham.

“We are thrilled that Lisa has made the move from Tyndale’s Editorial Division to the Publishing Division, where she will now be able to combine her exceptional editorial and relational skills with her keen sense of the market,” Beers continued.

Tyndale House Publishers was founded in 1962 by Dr. Kenneth N. Taylor as a means of publishing The Living Bible. Tyndale publishes the Holy Bible, New Living Translation (NLT), and other resources for home and family. Within the past ten years, more than 30 Tyndale nonfiction or fiction books have become New York Times best sellers. Tyndale is substantially owned by the Tyndale House Foundation. As a result, the company’s profits help underwrite the foundation’s mission, which is to spread the Good News of Christ around the world. Tyndale House Publishers is located in Carol Stream, Illinois.