Michael Lee joined Western Carolina Athletics, as the Director of Ticket Operations, in August of 2013 after spending a year in football operations at Syracuse University. Lee assumed the role of Director of Corporate Sponsorships in March of 2016.
Lee was the Assistant Director of Ticket Operations at Liberty University from 2010-12. In 2009, he was the Player Personnel/Operations Assistant for the Miami Dolphins.
A 2008 Sport Management graduate of Liberty University, Lee interned in the Flames ticket office for all four years. He earned his master's degree in Management and Leadership at Liberty in May of 2014.
Lee moved to Cullowhee with his wife Katie, who is also a graduate of Liberty University.