Longtime Riverside resident Collette Lee has been selling real estate for 20 years. In October of 1989, she founded Tower Realty and Tower Property Management and has been the recipient of numerous sales achievements awards over the years as well as Small Business of the Year in 2005 by the Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce. In 2013, Tower Realty rebranded to Windermere Tower Properties. Collette holds her GRI and Certified Relocation Specialist designation.

Ms. Lee was born in Tucson, Arizona and lived in England for 10 years before moving to California where she became an alumnus of University of California, Riverside and graduate from Cal Baptist University.

As a devoted community leader, Collette is the President of the Riverside Regional Medical Foundation and a University of California, Riverside Trustee. She serves on the Business Advisory Board of both UCR and California Baptist University and is also involved in the Riverside Arts Academy. Ms. Lee has previously served as the Director of the California Association of Realtors.

Through her dedication for the arts and good governance, Collette was a recipient of the Junior League Raincross Award and Woman of Achievement Award. She resides in Riverside with her husband Gary and her great-children Brent, Lauren, and Scott.