Lee is the current chair of the American Board of Ophthalmology, serves on the advisory committee of the Hoskins Center for Patient Safety and Quality of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Foundation, and member of the board of directors of the American University Professors of Ophthalmology and the American Glaucoma Society.

Lee also serves in various capacities for the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s IRIS Registry, a clinical registry database that’s the largest national outpatient care registry of any specialty implemented in the United States, and serves as a consultant to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.