Lee McKinney is on the McKinney Capital Board of Directors after serving as President of the McKinney Capital former holding, Satellites Unlimited, Inc. (SUI). Prior to joining SUI, Lee worked for Enterprise Rent A Car.
Lee received a degree in Marketing from UAB and attended the University of South Alabama, where he was a scholarship track athlete. He is currently a member of the Jaguar Athletic Fund.
Lee’s greatest accomplishment is working in the family business and helping it grow from less than 10 employees to over 1000 today, in addition to helping others achieve success and happiness in life. He believes that it is important to be honest no matter what, to not forget where you came from, and to treat others as you want to be treated. His philosophies on life and business include to learn from your mistakes and have no regrets, and to take time to celebrate the wins.
Lee takes time out of his schedule to support organizations including the University of South Alabama Athletic Department, Sigma Chi Fraternity, Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham Humane Society, Shelby County Humane Society, Speed City Track Club, Children’s Hospital, Tum Tum Tree Foundation and AMBUCS.
In his spare time, Lee enjoys teaching Sunday school, traveling, running/exercising, fishing, sports card collecting, and spending time with his wife, daughters, and other family members.