Lea graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Political Science and History, and a minor in German.
After graduating from Purdue University, Lea spent a year in Germany on a Fulbright grant completing academic research at the Center of Global Migration Studies in Gottingen, Lower Saxony.
Before this, Lea was a student teacher in high school and did some work as a teaching assistant in college.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- I used to be a competitive swimmer and played water polo.
- I love to read, write, and listen to lots of music and podcasts.
- I am an amateur astronomist.