Lea’s passion for helping others was born in high school, and she has dedicated her educational and career pursuits to serving teens and their families. Lea earned her Bachelor of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin (Hook ‘Em!) and a Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington. She has enjoyed spending the last 19 years working as a clinician and an administrator in the educational and mental health fields.
Lea launched her Fusion career opening the Southlake campus, serving as the Director of Student Development. She now serves as the Regional Director of Operations for the Central Region, training, guiding, and supporting the campus leadership teams.
When she is not working, Lea relishes time with her family and friends, cooking, traveling, reading, and swimming.