Lesa is president of the International Speedway Corporation (ISC). Praise for Lesa includes being named “The Most Influential Woman in Sports Business” and “Female Sports Executive of the Year” by Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal. She was also recognized as “One of the 10 Secret People Who Will Change the World” by AutoWeek Magazine. Prior to her position as president for the ISC, she served as the executive vice president, secretary and treasurer.
The ISC is a leading promoter of motorsports activities in the United States. In addition to motorsports facilities, ISC also owns and operates MRN Radio, the nation’s largest independent sports radio network; Daytona 500 Experience, the “Ultimate Motorsports Attraction” in Daytona Beach, Florida and the official attraction of NASCAR; Americrown Service Corporation, a provider of catering services, food and beverage concessions, and merchandise sales; and Motorsports International, a producer and marketer of motorsports-related merchandise.