Leah grew up in North Carolina and has a degree in math education from NC State University. She taught high school math for 5 years and then made a career change, becoming a CPA. After her and her husband Rick had two children, Drew and Ashley, she became a full time mother and community volunteer. In addition to many PTA's, Leah has worked with Dallas Junior Forum, Dallas Children's Advocacy Center and Wilkinson Center. Leah and Rick are proud to be involved in the scholarship program at the Univ of NC. Leah enjoys reading, playing golf and playing bridge. When not in Cashiers, Leah and Rick live in Dallas, TX.