Tina Lewis along with her husband Harold has owned and operated ten McDonald’s franchises in San Diego, California and is currently president of HRL Group LLC, which owns and operates nine McDonald’s franchises in the Las Vegas, Nevada area. Lewis is also a jewelry designer with her “Designs by Tina” company operating as an approved vendor for MGM Mirage. Her jewelry designs are inspired by her personal journey through cancer; she is a three-time and ten-year survivor of breast cancer. That journey is also the motivation behind her volunteer activities. She speaks to numerous community organizations and, through the San Diego Chapter of Link’s Inc., has developed a partnership with Scripps and the Susan G. Komen Foundation (SGKF) to present breast cancer awareness workshops for women of color. Lewis currently serves as a speaker for SGKF and sits on the Board of Directors for the Susan G. Komen Advocacy Alliance.