Burns & McDonnell - Staff Architect
Leigha Sledge portrays all that describes the characteristics of a 'RISING LEADER'. Leigha is a staff architect that has designed projects and designs for several building projects. She is the only African American architect and the only female African American female in her department. She participates in career fairs where she introduces upcoming professionals to architecture. She also works with interns, teaching the profession of architecture. In her spare time, Leigha works with youth in which she helps young children learn how to read.