Leigh joins the BRYC Community as our first Director of Development and Communications! In this role, she will provide critical fundraising support and manage all of BRYC’s internal and external communications. Leigh will officially begin her work with BRYC in June.
Leigh Phillips’ Education
Leigh is a Sulphur, Louisiana native and first-generation college graduate of LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication. She was a 2013 Teach For America-South Louisiana corps member who taught fifth grade English language arts and social studies in Ascension Parish. Leigh is currently a founding humanities teacher and fifth grade team lead at Baton Rouge College Prep Charter School. Her passions include her rescue dogs, Pippa and Gertrude, and all things LSU. Leigh has volunteered with BRYC as both a Freshman and College Mentor and is thrilled to become a full-time member of the BRYC team!