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(1986- present) 4 children
Trusel married her former Days co-star, David Wallace, on November 1, 1986. They have four children: Ryan Elizabeth (born December 1989), Benjamin (born c. 1991), Emma (born c. 1993), and Joseph (born c. 1997). In January 2012, Trusel became a grandmother when her daughter, Ryan Elizabeth, gave birth to a son, Levi.
She was a young member of the cast of the hit television show Father Murphy during the early 1980s, playing the character Lizette Winkler. She later became a regular character on the daytime television soap opera, Days of Our Lives, playing the character Melissa Phillips Anderson.
- 1981 - 1983: Father Murphy as Lizette Winkler (31 episodes)
- 1983: The Rousters as Darlene
- 1983 - 1988: Days of Our Lives as Melissa Horton (Role since: 1982 - 1988, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2002, January 2010, June 17, 2010)
- 1989: TV 101 as Jamie Myers (4 episodes)
- Soap Opera Digest June 3, 2013 issue. Vol. 38, No. 22. Pgs. 55-57.
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- Lisa Trusel at the Internet Movie Database
- Lisa Trusel screenshots from Days of our Lives.