Welcome to Lisa’s Liquor Barn. Browse our vast selection of wine, liquor and spirits online and find out why we’re considered by many to be the best in Rochester if not New York State. If you’re in the area stop by our store and experience our incredible selection and helpful staff.
Lisa Tobin Healey
Lisa graduated from Brighton High School, lettered in gymnastics and graduated from Dennison University in Ohio where she played varsity rugby. She studied in London, graduating with a B.A. in literature, spending summers in France. She received a Masters degree in French literature from the University of Rochester. For many years she taught English as a second language to immigrants to the United States. Needless to say, she has an affinity for foreign language and French wine. In 1987 she opened Lisa’s Liquor Barn with the goal of not being the biggest, but the best (and offering the greatest customer service).
Patrick graduated from East Rochester High School. He graduated from St. John Fisher College and was commissioned a Lieutenant in the Marine Corps upon graduation. He received a Masters degree in History from Niagara University. He has traveled to most of the winemaking regions of the world. Great prices, superb customer service, in-depth selection and knowledgeable staff have made Lisa’s the largest wine and liquor store in Rochester.
Lee Ann is a product of East Rochester High School and has the distinction of being the first female inducted into the E.R. Hall of Fame. She has worked in the wine /liquor industry since college with a managerial stint at Talbot’s clothing. Lisa Tobin Healey and Patrick Tobin attribute much of the success of Lisa’s Liquor Barn to her tremendous work ethic and ability to motivate staff to provide the best customer service and atmosphere. Her specialty: Italian, California and French Burgundies.
Director of Web-store Operations
Jon joined Lisa’s in 2001 and has been a vital component in management. A graduate of McQuaid Jesuit High School, he is a diligent student of wine and has been working to implement Lisa’s new website and internet sales force. He has traveled extensively to such areas as Argentina, Chile, Italy and California.
Asst Store Manager
Dave is a product of the Pittsford school system and graduated from Hartwick College. He is a vital part of the Lisa’s team with his tremendous wine knowledge and customer rapport. His presence on the sales floor is one of the greatest strengths of Lisa’s. He can select the perfect wine for any occasion and budget.
A Pittsford native, Penny graduated from St. John Fisher College. She brings many years of marketing and retail experience to Lisa’s. Penny recently completed an extensive course in wines of the world. Her responsibilities include scheduling and promoting seminars in our state of the art tasting facility, in-store tastings and maintaining a high level of customer service.
Business and Sales Associate
Lori is a graduate of Penfield High School, where she excelled in tennis, soccer and softball. She graduated from Monroe Community College with a major in Retail Business Ownership. Her strengths of organization and customer service make her a vital component of the Lisa’s team.
Associate and Spirits Buyer
Larry joined Lisa’s in 2006 after 37 years in the Postal Service. His expertise is spirits. Larry’s organizational skills have vastly contributed to Lisa’s success story. He is dedicated to customer service and imparting his knowledge of liquors.