Lea started playing piano at the age of 9. Since then everything has been about music. Throughout High School she played piano for Clarksdale Baptist Church. At Delta State Univeristy, she played keyboards for the traveling top 40’s group Renaissance at Delta State University. At Full Sail University in Orlando, FL she completed the Recording Arts program where she learned about music production and sound engineering.
Lea went on to teach piano and guitar to children who are deaf or hard of hearing at No Limits in Culver City, CA.
Her original compositions have appeared on Lifetime Movie Network, Animal Planet, and History Channel. She has also written the original scores for several short films and one documentary.