Lea Adams has more than 15 years of experience in the search and recruitment of C-level executives. A member of Spencer Stuart’s Consumer, Agriculture & Commodities, Hospitality & Leisure, Consumer Products, Private Equity and Retail, Apparel & Luxury Goods practices, Lea is drawn to health, wellness and lifestyle brands, focusing on CEO and general management assignments for both company-owned and franchised multiunit enterprises. She also works regularly with consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies. Lea is based in Atlanta and began her career at Spencer Stuart in Los Angeles.
C-suite search expert who understands human dynamics and the consumer space
Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Lea was a consultant for a Los Angeles-based boutique search firm, where she specialized in C-level assignments.
Previously, Lea served as the member services manager for the Birmingham Regional Chamber of Commerce, where she managed the membership program for CEOs and local government officials.
Lea began her career in marketing for Southern Living magazine.
Lea earned a Bachelor of Science degree in human and organizational development from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.