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Anthony Leigh ’99

Anthony Leigh
 Vice President for External Affairs, Huntingdon College
Montgomery, Ala.


B.A., Wofford College (1999)

Career Highlights:

 A government major at Wofford who served as secretary, vice president and president of Wofford’s Campus Union, Leigh continued to pursue his interest in government and politics after graduation. He worked on the legislative staff of U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions in Washington, D.C., before being appointed at the age of 25 to serve as deputy state treasurer for Alabama. In 2009, he accepted a position as vice president of external affairs at Huntingdon College.

In 2004, Leigh represented Alabama at the 2004 Republican National Convention in New York as an alternate delegate. In 2004, he also participated in the Alabama Leadership Initiative.

An active member of Frazer Memorial United Methodist Church in Montgomery (the fourth largest Methodist Church in America), Leigh serves on the board of stewards, the staff-parish committee and as a youth Bible study leader.

Leigh maintains a blog called "Alabama Terriers" at alabamaterriers.blogspot.com to spotlight Wofford people in Alabama. 

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