Jeannie Lee is Senior Counsel at the Governor's Office of Planning and Research (OPR). Jeannie serves as general counsel to OPR and is also the legal lead for the updates to the CEQA Guidelines. She also provides legal assistance to the California Strategic Growth Council.
Prior to joining OPR, Jeannie worked as a Deputy Attorney General in the Land Law section of the California Attorney General's Office and represented state agency clients in land use and CEQA litigation. Prior to the Attorney General's Office, she was an associate attorney at Remy Moose Manley, LLP in Sacramento, representing public agency and private sector clients in land use and CEQA litigation.
Before entering the legal profession, Jeannie was an environmental planner for private consulting firms in Sacramento. She has been a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners since 2007.
B.S. Conservation and Resource Studies University of California, Berkeley
M.A. City Planning, University of California, Berkeley
J.D. Lewis & Clark Law School