Originally from Rochester, NY, Lesa builds Creative Visions’ market position by locating, developing, defining, negotiating and closing business opportunities. With over 24 years of industry experience, she is focused on client relationship development and advocacy, and obtaining and conveying a clear scope of production through the discovery process. A US Air Force veteran, her business travels have taken her across the US, the UK, Canada, and the Netherlands.
Lesa’s previous experience included Director and Manager-level roles in business development, sales, and finance. Resourceful and effective in making solid business relationships via LinkedIn, email, networking opportunities, she also is adept at mentoring, communicating for results, and negotiating. She’s an incredibly friendly and social person—as she likes to say, “I play well in the sandbox!”
A member of several professional associations to include the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, Connected Women of North Carolina, and Raleigh Professional Women’s Forum, Lesa looks to her mom for inspiration—she’s a dynamo at 90 years young and a trusted personal and business advisor.
Favorite quote: “Walk tall, speak well, practice joy!”