May 25, 2016
With a background in architecture, construction, and real estate development, Leah draws upon a multi-faceted view of the industry. Leah has estimated and managed construction projects throughout the country and has set herself apart by showcasing her expertise in multiple areas related to project management, scope procurement and contract negotiations.
Leah has a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Architecture and a Certificate of Community Planning and Real Estate from Kansas State University. Her broad experience has provided her with a unique view of the real estate profession, which enriches her ability to see issues from each stakeholder’s perspective.
The U.S. Green Building Council has recognized Leah as a LEED Accredited Professional with expertise in Building Design and Construction. She is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Urban Land Institute (ULI). Leah is also a licensed storm water professional and a licensed general contractor in the State of Florida. She was honored in the “20 under 40” ENR Magazine in 2012 and is a 2011 recipient of the Allen Block Scholarship towards her CCIM designation. Leah is a frequent guest speaker with the AIA and has served on the advisory board for Pi Beta Phi, Fraternity Housing Council. She is currently completing her architectural license.
Significant Development Projects
Kansas City, MO
Park Place Village
The Residences at Park Place
The Lofts at Park Place
Disney Cruise Line Ships, Magic and Wonder
Disney’s Pop Century Hotel
Disney’s Coronado Springs
Hotel & Conventionn Center
Once Upon A Toy – Retail
Design Manager for Ameristar Casino leading the renovation of the 100,000+ SF casino conversion, Kansas City, MO