Lisa Ann Russell was born in Sterling, Illinois on March 21st 1972 later moving to Chicago, Michigan and then to California where she became a model for Revlon and went to college.
Lisa later got acting experience by making a guest appearance on Saved By The Bell: The College Years in 1993 where she met Mark-Paul Gosselaar. The couple married in Maui Cove on Maui, Hawaii on August 26th 1996.
She has acted in several movies and later went on to work as a producer. Her appearances on screen include the movies Kounterfeit and Twisted Love (which also feature guest appearances from Mark-Paul). The couple's first child, Michael Charles Gosselaar was born on 31st January 2004 and their daughter, Ava Lorenn, was born on 7th May 2006.