Leigh is a sixth-year doctoral student from Chester County, Pennsylvania. She holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Bucknell University, and master's degrees in sport & exercise psychology and counseling from WVU. After three years as a Swiger Fellowship recipient, Leigh served as a GTA in the Women’s and Gender Studies program. Currently, she works as an adjunct faculty member and performance consultant in the greater Pittsburgh area. When she’s not teaching, writing, or consulting, Leigh enjoys exercising and spending time with family and friends.