It has just been announced by Bravo, that local philanthropist Lea Black will be a member of the cast of the newest installment of the Housewives series, The Real Housewives of Miami.
Lea acts as CEO to her private enterprise firm, but it is her charitable efforts that have garnered her the most attention and praise. It was fifteen years ago that she developed the idea of her and her husband, Roy Black’s annual charity gala. The charity event raises money for The Consequences Charity, which is dedicated to helping children in need. Lea is known for her innate ability to motivate people to help the children and the organizations that support them.
Lea shares her favorite haute spots in Miami with Haute Living:
The Stats: Born in Texas, lived in Miami since 1994, currently in Coral Gables
Favorite Restaurant: Go-Go Fresh Food Cafe on alton Road
Favorite Shopping Venue: Fine jewelry department at Neiman Marcus, Merrick Park
Best Place for a Power Bsiness Meeting: Ecco Pizzateca and lounge
Why she loves Miami: “Friends, family, ocean views, and wannabes.”