Lea has been acting since the age of 5 when she appeared in her first commercial. Since then, she has studied under various teachers including: Peter Tulloch, Adrian Barnes, Ian White, Bruce Widdop, Debbie Meldrum, Kim Durban, Reg Gorman, Mike Bishop and Don Bridges. Lea is currently represented by Ian White Management in Melbourne.

During Lea’s Musical Theatre Degree, one of her majors included Acting along with courses and workshops she continues to attend on a regular basis.

Her latest credits include: playing Isabella Pinter on Neighbours, TVC’s for AGL, Jenny Craig, Royal College of General Practitioners, Channel Ten ID for Offspring, Kmart, Kmart Christmas and Slater and Gordon. She has also worked for three Summer’s with the Australian Shakespeare Company playing both the Queen of Hearts and the Duchess in “Alice in Wonderland”. Most recently, Lea produced/directed and played in her own show, Tasty Tunes, as part of the Melbourne Fringe Festival.