Litsa Copeland grew up in Chicago where she started playing volleyball at the age of ten. In high school, Litsa was the starting setter for Good Counsel High School and for her club team, Northside Volleyball Club. In college, Litsa played Division 1 volleyball for Northeastern Illinois University. Litsahas a vast experience with coaching. She coached at her high school alma mater for a few years at all levels. The last three years Litsa has worked with Velocity Volleyball club as the 12s and 13s coach. Her expertise is in setting, serving, and various volleyball formations. Litsa has also been working as a teacher in East Maine District 63 for over 16 years. She has worked with students between the ages of 5-12. Litsa has run various clinics and coached intramural volleyball at District 63.