Lisa Parfrey was 52 years old devoted and respected councilwomen in the City of New York. When she threw her hat into the ring for Mayor, most of the voters thought that she was a shoe-in for the position. While attending a mayoral debate at the famous Apollo Theater, Councilwoman Parfrey was kidnapped by the villainous Menace. She was rescued by Spider-Man and a newcomer to the superhero scene, known as Jackpot. Parfrey's dream came to a crashing end, when the villainous Menace's glider smashed into her ending her life.