Leigh sits in HOK's New York office. When she is not taking care of clients, listening to her husband talk politics, or playing with her two little girls, she writes a lot. Her book, The Green Workplace: Sustainable Strategies that Benefit Employees, the Environment and the Bottom Line, is a spin-off of from her blog of the same name, where she is the founder and editor.
Leigh was named to the list of “40 Under 40” young AEC industry professionals by Building Design + Construction magazine. It’s a nice award, but mostly she’s just glad she’s still under 40. She has been a featured speaker at industry events for Greenbuild, the AIA, IFMA and CoreNet and has been interviewed for her work by CNN, USA Today and ABC’s Good Morning America.