Lea is a graduate of Indiana University. Upon graduation from college she moved to Indianapolis and began a 16 year career with RCI. She started as a vacation guide and was ultimately promoted to the position of VP, North American Member Services. Her responsibilities included managing call centers in Indianapolis, Indiana, Mexico City, Mexico, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, Cork, Ireland, and Manila, Philippines.
In 2007, she moved to Florida and assumed the position of VP, Owner Services at Orange Lake. She was responsible for leading teams that implemented and supported the Holiday Inn Vacation Club. Since joining Wyndham Vacation Ownership in 2014, her focus has been on creating an environment and high-performing team that develops and successfully drives strategies to support the business priorities and strategic intents. She has a demonstrated ability for developing leaders and is passionate about providing best in class customer service.
Her hobbies include painting, watching NFL football, and spending time with her husband, Jerry, and their dog, Peyton Manning.