Leigh Lanford

Leigh Lanford

Director of Admissions

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Email: leigh.lanford@converse.edu

Office: East Wilson 361

Phone: 864.596.9043


Leigh is a graduate of Presbyterian College where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a minor in Biology. She lives in Spartanburg with her two children. Leigh joined the Admissions Team in July 2012, the Financial Planning team in January 2017 and became the Director of Admissions in June 2019. She enjoys working with students and families through the enrollment process as well as presenting Financial Planning Workshops to local high schools and organizations. Leigh was a first-generation college student and enjoyed presenting "Tips and Tricks for Acing the Enrollment Process."

In her spare time, Leigh enjoys empowering young women through her "Believe in Your Selfie" Workshop. She enjoys scrapbooking, crafting and helping women find their voice!

Converse College offices will be closed Thursday, December 19 through January 1. Offices will reopen January 2 at 8:30 am.