Leigh graduated from Penobscot Valley High School in 1997. From there, she attended the New England School of Communications where she earned her Bachelor's Degree in Advertising/PR/Marketing Communications. While at NESCom she interned with the American Diabetes Association and the United Way of Eastern Maine.
Following graduation, Leigh worked as a Copywriter/Production Associate at WLBZ-2 in Bangor for over 3 years. During this time she worked with clients to develop and produce commercial advertising. She also worked with the News Department as an Associate Producer.
Leigh joined Region III in January 2006 as the Multimedia Instructor. Leigh enjoys sharing her experience with her students and the Digital Communications program.