Leah is a native of Western North Carolina, born in Hendersonville. She is an experienced data and project management professional with a history of working in early childhood education, at-risk K-12 education, and non-profit management. Her main area of expertise is in synthesizing big or complex ideas into actionable plans and leveraging data resources to inform strategies that advance organizational goals. Leah received her B.S. in Social Sciences Education from Florida State University. She currently holds the credentials of Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE). On the weekends, you can find her with her husband Blake, their daughter, and one of their three cats on a leash at a local brewery after a hike.