Lee Mayfield currently serves as the Director of Public Safety and Emergency Management in Lee County, Florida, a position he moved into just months before Hurricane Irma. Prior to joining Lee County, he worked as the EOC Operations Chief at Collier County Emergency Management.
Lee has worked for the Florida Division of Emergency Management and was a Regional Coordinator to 10 County Emergency Management programs in Southwest Florida. While working for the State, Lee also served in the Operation and Planning Sections in the State Emergency Operations Center during disasters and was involved in statewide catastrophic disaster planning efforts.
He has an undergraduate degree from the University of Florida, a Master of Public Administration from Florida State University and was born and raised in Miami, FL.