About Cynthia


  • George Washington University, M.S. in Public Administration
  • Loyola University, B.S. in Business Administration
  • University of New Orleans, pre-CPA Program
  • Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Graduate
  • Mt. Carmel Academy High School
  • St. Angela Merici Grammar School


  • District 5 Councilmember since April 2009
  • CPA – Litigation and Consulting Manager, LaPorte Sehrt Romig Hand
  • Federal Officer with the U.S. Department of Justice for over ten years
  • Assistant District Director New Orleans Immigration Office


Cynthia is the proud mother of two children, Gavin, 15 and Miranda 12. She spends her free time as a volleyball coach and player. She is the daughter of Lai Lee and the late Sheriff Harry Lee. She was born and raised in Jefferson Parish.


Paid for by Committee to Elect Cynthia Lee-Sheng P.O. Box 231386 New Orleans, Louisiana 70183