Ms Josephine Lee received her Bachelor of Social Sciences (Social Work) and Master of Social Sciences in Social Work from The Chinese University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong respectively. She also holds an EMBA degree from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. She is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of St. James' Settlement.
She began her social work career as a family counsellor and school social worker when she joined St. James' Settlement. She was then promoted to supervise elderly services in managing community-based services for the elderly. She later headed a new unit on partnership and alliance development where she was responsible for project development, image building, marketing and corporate communication. After taking up the positions of Assistant CEO and Deputy CEO in 2011 and 2013, she became the CEO in January 2018.