• Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas
  • Certified Public Accountant in Texas
  • Certified Global Management Accountant
  • Certified Green Belt - Lean Six Sigma 


With over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Lei provides a breadth of knowledge having worked across the continuum with independent physician practices, accountable care organizations, health systems and health plans.  Truly passionate about her work, she is a strategic business partner identifying the complex, financial, operational and technical issues while developing comprehensive solutions to enhance the client's business operations.  She delivers optimal management oversight and is respected for her broad industry knowledge, leadership and her ability to clearly communicate complex information.

Prior to joining CLA, Lei was an executive at McKesson where she served as Regional Senior Vice President, Executive Director, Regional Finance Director and State Controller during her 11 years.

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In the community

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), 2001-Present
    • Council Member, 2014-Present
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) 1993-Present
    • Chair, 2019-2020 
    • Chair Elect, 2018
    • Executive Board Member, 2011-2014; 2017-Present
  • Fort Worth Chapter of TSCPA, 1993-Present
    • President, 2010-2011
    • President-Elect, 2009-2010
    • VP of Membership, 2007-2009
    • Treasurer, 2006-2007
    • Treasurer-Elect, 2005-2006
    • Secretary, 2004-2005
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association, 2001-Present
  • Medical Group Management Association, 2001-Present

Civic organizations

  • The Women's Center, Board of Directors member 2015-Present
  • Tarrant County College Foundation, Executive Board member 2011-2017, Secretary 2014-2017
  • University of Texas Accounting Department, Advisory Board member 2010-2017, Chair 2014-2017
  • Leadership Fort Worth, Class of 2017-2018
  • US Oncology Leadership Institute Faculty, 2008-2016
  • Cancer Care Services, Joy of Life, Co-chairman 2008-2010