Lee was appointed the manager of Kettering Town in May 2022 after the departure of Ian Culverhouse, becoming the 61st to hold the position.
Lee has a tremendous background in the game, having played for Nottingham Forest, Port Vale, Rotherham United, Huddersfield Town, Mansfield Town, Burton Albion, Corby Town and Grantham Town. He was also on loan at Leicester City, Barnsley and Luton Town.
Kettering born Lee managed Corby (player manager) Town and Grantham Town early in his career, later he became the development coach at Derby County under Nigel Clough and former England manager Steve McLaren. After leaving that post he became assistant manager at Peterborough United, and then Mansfield Town (under former Poppy John Dempster) and more recently a short spell at AFC Rushden & Diamonds.