While she is flexible in terms of writing possibilities, Leah's professional background includes human resources and benefits administration, training documents, website informational documents, recruiting and promotion, education, and technical writing.
In addition to the above interests and specializations, Leah is also very media savvy and can help with your social media needs, including Facebook and Twitter.
Leah received an MA in English from Old Dominion University and was listed on the Dean's List.
Leah has received a doctorate degree in the field of English and Composition.
Leah has worked with training firms and educational institutions for over eight years in several capacities, including providing instruction to a varied clientele that has included everyone from IRS representatives to naval personnel to college students. In addition to providing face-to-face training and education on campuses, office buildings, and government facilities, she has also led online educational opportunities through Cisco WebEx, Skype, and other video and web conferencing software. She has further presented work at educational conferences.
Since 2012, Leah has helped moderate a private online group entitled The Listeners. Among the many topics discussed include issues related to women's health like coping with depression and PCOS, as well as more widely applicable issues related to family and career success. She has also assisted and written work for organizations related to women's rights, voting, teaching, and education, including voter registration campaigns.
The author's professional experience in training and education has led to the creation of numerous presentation documents presented to a wide range of audiences from IRS representatives to naval personnel to college freshman. She has devised and composed presentations via Powerpoint, Prezi, and other presentation software, and has delivered these presentations both in person as well as online through Skype, Cisco WebEX, screencast software, and other online training and conferencing applications.
Leah worked as a newsletter chair for two years for an international organization, and also wrote and edited the company newsletter at her previous employer, an educational firm. She has also contributed to her community newsletter.
Leah has published multiple articles and essays in edited collections, peer-reviewed journals, and magazines. Audiences for these publications included both highly-skilled specialists in a particular field, as well as the general public.