Leigh received her Bachelor of Music Education at Winthrop University and completed Orff Levels I and II at the University of Memphis. She began studying the flute at 10 years of age, playing in band and orchestra every year through college. Leigh discovered Orff music while at Winthrop, and found her calling teaching music to young children.
Leigh taught Orff Music in Memphis City Schools, taught private flute lessons, and led children’s choirs for 20 years in her church. She was a preschool teacher for 13 years before joining Kidstunes in 2011.
In her spare time, Leigh enjoys spending time with her family, especially her two grandchildren. She also enjoys camping and other travel with her husband.
“Tell me, I forget, show me, I remember, involve me, I understand”. Carl Orff