JEFFERSON, LA — Jefferson Parish Councilwoman Cynthia Lee Sheng has officially been chosen by the people, as Jefferson Parish President.
Back in February, she said “I will be fair, and I will lead with integrity,” and people were listening.
Lee Sheng served as an officer with the U. S. Department of Justice Immigration and Naturalization Service.
She also spent time as a CPA specializing in fraud prevention.
She has served as the District 5 council member and before Saturday's election, held a seat as Council at Large.
Lee Sheng is the daughter of the late Jefferson Parish Sheriff Harry Lee, who served the parish for three decades.