Lisa Roberson
Personal information
Born July 30 1967 () (age 50)
Zionsville, Indiana
Nationality American
Listed height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Career information
High school Zionsville
(Zionsville, Indiana)
College New Mexico State (1985-1988)
Position Outside Hitter

Lisa Roberson (née Whitesell; born July 30, 1967)  is an American former college volleyball player who played for the New Mexico State Aggies women's volleyball team of Western Athletic Conference. She is the mother of current NBA player André Roberson.


Roberson attended Zionsville Community High School, where she was a standout in track, volleyball and basketball, winning 1983 basketball sectional title team. She attended the New Mexico State University where she played volleyball and obtained a Business Management degree. She finished her career ranking sixth in kills (1,301) and kills per set (3.60), seventh in attempts (3,227) and single season (461), tenth in solo blocks (65), and fourth in kills per set (4.23). In the past she worked at Kiddie Round up and currently works at Judson ISD.

Personal Life Edit

On March 2, 1988, she married basketball player John Roberson, her college sweetheart. The two first met and began dating while they were both attending New Mexico State. The couple have seven children: Ashlee (b. 1988), Amber (b. 1990), André (b. 1991), Arielle (b. 1993), Anthony (b. 1994), Aaliyah (b. 2003), and Arianna (b. 2006). Ashlee played basketball at Texas Tech; Amber played volleyball at University of Texas; André is a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder; Arielle played basketball at Colorado University; Anthony is a shooting guard for the Central Oklahoma men's basketball team; Aaliyah and Arianna are student-athletes at Metzger Middle School. Through Ashlee and Arielle, she has two grandchildren Elijah and Callie.

See Also Edit

Roberson Family

Gallery:Roberson Family