Lea Dickens is a life-long Floridian; growing up in rural Central Florida, and attending college at the University of Florida, Gainesville. Graduating Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2008, and her Master’s in 2009, also from the University of Florida, Lea graduated in the top of her class. She was certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner shortly after graduation.
Joining Pediatrics in Brevard in 2013, after Lea began her career as a young nurse practitioner in a rural and medically underserved community in Northern Florida.
Lea is happily married, has three young children, and resides beachside. Her pastimes include boating, traveling and watching Gator Football. When her children allow, she also enjoys home renovation projects and medical mission trips.