Lee Cockerell is the former Executive Vice President of Operations at Walt Disney World® Resort. As the Senior Operating Executive for ten years Lee led a team of 40,000 Cast Members and was responsible for the operations of 20 hotels, 4 theme parks, 2 water parks, a shopping & entertainment village and the ESPN Sports and recreation complex in addition to the ancillary operations which supported the number one vacation destination in the world.
Outstanding leadership and business performance from the Multi-Unit Foodservice Operations Association (MUFSO).
Outstanding Operator in the foodservice industry from the International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA).
Excellence In Production Operations Management and Leadership (POMS)