Leigha was born in Alaska and spent most of her life in Michigan. She moved to Colorado in 2010 and attended Lamar Community College for horse training and business management. Shortly after finishing at Lamar CC, she attended The Bel-Rea Institute to become a veterinary technician. She has been with Banfield Park Meadows since 2012 but left briefly to pursue a career in an equine intensive care unit and emergency care practice. Leigha loves horseback riding, hiking, and snowboarding, and has 2 horses, 1 Australian cattle dog, and 2 cats.