M.S.W. Clinical, Children and Families, Southern Connecticut State University, 2005
M.S. Forensic Science, Advanced Investigation, University of New Haven, 1992
B.S. Law Enforcement Administration, University of New Haven 1988
A.S. Law Enforcement Administration, University of New Haven, 1986
Lisa M Dadio is a retired police Lieutenant from the New Haven Police Department in Connecticut. She spent approximately 16 years in the detective division, as a detective, Sergeant and then Lieutenant, commanding the Major Crimes Unit. She spent approximately 4 years in the crime scene unit as a detective, processing over two hundred crime scenes ranging from vandalism to homicides. In addition, she is a certified law enforcement instructor for the state of Connecticut, certified to teach both recruits and sworn officers in several specialized areas. Since retiring from the police department in 2012, she has taught in higher education.