Ana Maria Lecea
Ms. Ana Maria Lecea is the founder of Professional Performance Development Group, Inc. (also known as PPDG). She was born in Monterrey, Mexico and immigrated with her family to the U.S. in 1955. Ms. Lecea received her BA from the University of Michigan. Today, PPDG is a highly successful and diversified Department of Defense contractor providing services in the fields of Medicine, IT, Behavioral Health, and Professional services. PPDG has over 34 years of experience, and has experience operating in 45 U.S. states. PPDG also has experience in Europe and Asia. PPDG is a 100% Hispanic owned and 93% woman owned business.
Ms. Lecea believes that business is an expression of both creativity and building relationships. She believes in economic self-determination and supports her employees in embracing this concept. Ms. Lecea has mentored 21 women-owned businesses in the past, and she is currently mentoring two companies that include a disabled veteran ownership and a minority ownership. Her expertise ensures the financial goal of $1,000,000 revenue is reached before the end of each mentorship.