Wendy Lea is a leading expert in digital innovation strategies that drive growth for global organizations and economic vibrancy for communities.

CEO, board leader, entrepreneur, investor, mentor, and community steward, Wendy is equally well-versed in helping large enterprises facilitate organic growth as she is in developing startup innovation strategies that catalyze economic vibrancy for states, regions, and city ecosystems. Her multi-faceted background and extensive network of high growth startups, venture capitalists, and cross-sector business leaders gives her the forward-thinking, entrepreneurial, and innovative perspective needed to help modernize and reimagine new ways for traditional organizations and communities to thrive.

Wendy is recognized for her work in digital innovation across industries, named a “Woman of Influence” in both Silicon Valley and San Francisco and was recently honored with the Signal Excellence Award in 2018 by Procter & Gamble as well as University of Cincinnati’s Carl H. Lindner College of Business Distinguished Service Award.

Wendy embraces the belief that “good relationships make good business.” A graduate of the University of Mississippi in Business Administration, Wendy’s home base is Boulder, Colorado.