Lisalette grew up in Kingsville, Texas, and stayed to play basketball at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. After completing her bachelor's degree in psychology, she married Joe, the man of her dreams. The couple moved to San Antonio, where Lisalette stopped pursuing a future in psychology and began coaching volleyball and basketball, and teaching Bible at the Christian Academy of San Antonio. Joe accepted a job with the Dallas Fire Department, and the two of them relocated to Forney, Texas. The couple soon made c|Life their place of worship, and now Lisalette serves as the co-pastors' administrative assistant.