Lea Jaunakais is based in South Carolina, where she is the President of Industrial Test Systems and the President and Founder of Tiger World Endangered Wildlife Preserve. Throughout her lifetime, Lea has made every effort to evolve in her career and chase after her goals, no matter what roadblocks may have been in her way. Her time at Tiger World has allowed her to educate the public on the issues facing exotic animals in this day and age and provide such endangered species with a safe space. She also works as a tiger trainer and handler at the nonprofit.
Lea is no stranger to adventure. Alongside her work with the tigers, Lea also enjoys activities such as whitewater rafting, mountain biking, horseback riding and more.