M.S., Student Affairs in Higher Education, Indiana State University
B.S., Music; Piano, University of Indianapolis

Sydney Lease joined Housing and Residence Life in December 2014. As the associate director for residence life, Lease provides leadership to the staff in University Tower and North Hall residential communities. She also supports numerous academic initiatives within the on-campus communities to provide residential students with co-curricular learning opportunities. Prior to joining the IU Indianapolis Housing and Residence Life staff, Lease served as a residence director at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington.