Lee Harris was born in Chicago. He earned his BS, MBA-Northern Illinois University in Marketing/Product Management. Lee was the Founder and President of Lee Harris Realty from 1979-1994 and is currently a real estate developer and investor. He has been a glass sculptor and metalsmith since 1994. He is a family man, married with daughters and three granddaughters. His interests include art, human rights, animals, animal rights/welfare, travel, antiques, classic & sports cars, political and social activism.