Human Support Services

Lea Chandrl

In her own words

“I love that HSS works every day to help people live their best lives. I am passionate about sharing the mission of HSS so the community understands what a valuable resources we have here in Monroe County.”

Lea Chandrl, CFRE, GPC

Director of Development

Lea has been working in the development profession for more than 15 years. She has worked in a variety of settings, including nonprofit organizations, universities and a private foundation.

Over the course of her fundraising career, she has secured more than $25 million in foundation and corporate gifts.

Before coming to HSS, Lea worked as the Association Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations for the Gateway Region YMCA.  She joined HSS in 2019.

Contact details


618-939-4444 ext. 1246

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville

Master’s in Public Administration – Nonprofit Management, Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville