Leigh Hayden
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Leigh is a director at a local health plan with a background in social work and child welfare. Leigh’s experience working with LGBTQ+ youth in the Kansas City child welfare system sparked her interest in Courage MKE. Leigh is motivated by her passion for advocacy, inclusion, and expanding the reach of quality care in the community. Leigh is honored to be welcomed to the Courage MKE family as a board member, and she is excited to make a positive impact on the LGBTQ+ community.

In her spare time, Leigh enjoys traveling with her husband, Chris, trying new restaurants with friends, horseback riding, and hanging out with her dog, Stoli and cat, Basil.