Dr. Lee has over 38 years experience in secondary education. She retired in December 2007 from Thornton Township High School, District 205, where she served as the Associate Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction and Professional Development and as the Director of Special Education and the District Coordinator for Small Learning Communities. Dr. Lee currently serves as a Leadership Coach for New Leaders for New Schools. She has a 32-year record of active participation in The Links, Incorporated. Currently, she serves as the 14th National President of The Links, Incorporated. She has a Ph.D. from Loyola University (Chicago), and she is an adjunct faculty member at Governors State University and National Louis University. She lives in Homewood, Illinois.