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Working for a wide range of clients, Donna Lee expertly uses her management, organizational and communication skills to find the perfect fit for your organization.

Donna N. Lee is a recognized life science and agribusiness executive search expert who has provided executives to innovative client organizations for over 35 years.

Donna N. Lee

She is passionate about executive search and loves working with creative companies with leading edge technologies for health care, agriculture and the environment. She started her career in 1975 with Boyden Associates in New York. While in New York, Ms. Lee spent several years in corporate human resources in an international consulting firm. She was the Vice President of a New York executive search firm and was recruited to the Washington DC area to start a life sciences practice for a global executive search firm.

To better serve her clients she incorporated Lee Heagy & Company in 2000, receiving tremendous recognition and acclaim as a premier, talented executive search specialist. She has worked with a wide range of clients with the majority of her clients life sciences based, with a strong emphasis on biotechnology and agribusiness.

She has successfully recruited key people for human health and agricultural biotechnology companies and has worked in a variety of related industries, including agricultural chemicals, biopesticides, industrial biotechnology, animal health, animal genetics, medical devices, nutraceuticals and the food industry. She has recruited senior level executives in all functional areas, in addition to placing many Chief Executive Officers. She has also placed many association executives. Her international experience includes assignments in Asia, Europe and Latin America, and she has even placed people in Papua, New Guinea.

Her education includes an MBA in Management with a concentration in organizational behavior and development, an undergraduate degree in mathematics and specialized interviewing programs.

Be PeaceMs. Lee is committed to empathetic communication and is a certified BePeace trainer. BePeace™ is a practice that combines a scientifically proven method for “feeling peace” with a clear path for “speaking peace” that creates an authentic, compassionate connection.

She welcomes the opportunity to provide executive search services for your organization.

Are you ready for extraordinary executive search services? Contact us today.