Lea Walker-Franks originally trained as a secondary teacher and is the inaugural Director of Development and Alumni at Brisbane Girls Grammar School. Prior to joining Girls Grammar in 2013, Lea held the position of Director of Development – Archives, Alumni & Foundation Newington College. As a member of the School Executive at Girls Grammar, Lea’s portfolio includes oversight of philanthropy and alumni relations.
Lea is the Vice-President of the Educate Plus QLD Chapter and also served on the NSW/ACT Chapter. She is a member of the Organising Committee of the 2016 Educate Plus International Conference and is responsible for the School Fundraising stream.