Before her retirement in 2016, Wanda Lee served as executive director of Woman’s Missionary Union, a million-plus-member missions organization, for 16 years. Previously, Wanda and her husband, Larry, served as missionaries on the island of St. Vincent for several years until they had to return home for health reasons. Wanda then served as a nurse for more than 20 years before she took the helm of WMU in 2000. A devoted churchwoman, Wanda has taught youth for 15 years and traveled on countless missions trips. Wanda and Larry have two adult children and two grandchildren; they live in Birmingham, Alabama.