As the founder of Talbott Talent, Leah is recognized as a trusted advisor to nonprofit executives and boards of directors. Since beginning her work with nonprofits in 1999, Leah has held C-level positions and provided financial and governance consulting to organizations across the country.
Leah earned her undergraduate degree from Indiana University, her MBA from the University of Indianapolis, and is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) as well as several Midwest state societies of association executives. She is recognized as a Certified Association Executive by ASAE, earning that certification in 2010. Leah is also a member of Synergize, a select group of business leaders who have made a commitment to put relationships above all else in everything they do.
Leah has served as a member of the board of directors of the Indiana Society of Association Executives and Board Treasurer of Art With a Heart. She currently serves on the board of directors of The O'Connor House, a home providing help and hope for homeless pregnant women and their children.