Lea Ann King
Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc.
Lea Ann King is passionate about empowering women in the practice of law. She frequently speaks on women’s leadership and successfully launched a global professional women’s group at her former employer. Lea Ann currently serves as General Counsel for Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. Prior to joining Toyota, she was Vice President and Associate General Counsel with Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. She is a graduate of Centre College where she earned a bachelor’s degree in government and went on to receive a law degree from the University of Louisville Law School. Lea Ann is frequently recognized for her continued support of women in-house lawyers, including being selected to the inaugural class of the Mary Ann Hynes Institute and honored by Inside Counsel as the “Next Generation of Women General Counsel list” three times. She is committed to giving back in her community of Batesville, Indiana where she serves on the boards of Margaret Mary Health Foundation and Kids’ Discovery Factory.