Originally from the mountains of West Virginia, Leanna joined the Marine Corps shortly after high school spending 10 years on active duty. While on active duty she deployed three times and served as an Intelligence Analyst and a Drill Instructor. She earned her BS in psychology from Campbell University and is now studying at Pennsylvania State University to obtain her Masters in Special Education with a focus on Applied Behavioral Analysis. She is married with two energetic boys and two loving dogs. She enjoys helping others by passing on the knowledge she has and learning from everyone around her.