Lee was born in Evanston, Illinois. She received her Master of Fine Art degree at Northern Illinois University where her emphasis was painting. She received her undergraduate degree at Illinois State University, where she studied painting and graphic art. She recently completed a Master’s of Education in Human Resource Education: e-Learning from the University of Illinois.
Lee paints and exhibits her work regularly, and has received several awards for her work including Best of Show. She recently had a solo exhibit at MCC and participated in a juried group exhibit at Woman Made Gallery in Chicago.
Lee has been teaching art for over 11 years, and has been teaching online for 10 years. She teaches Art Appreciation, Non-Western Art Forms, Humanities Through the Arts, Beginning Drawing, Beginning Watercolor, Advanced Watercolor, and Color Theory at MCC.
See more of Lee's work at her professional website.