Lee Mueller was born in St. Louis, Missouri. For thirty years he has been involved in the performing arts, from acting, directing, improv/sketch comedy and most notably as a playwright. His first one-act play, "In Between Days" was selected to be produced during a national writers conference at local Missouri College. His second one-act, "The Favor" was chosen as a finalist in a short play competition by Pamoja Players in St. Louis.
For the past 20 years, Lee has specialized in comedy murder mystery plays that have been produced all over the world. His play "Death Of A Doornail" won "Best Original Comedy" at the 27th Annual "Arty Awards" in Fairfield California.