Leigh has over 22 years of coding experience and has worked extensively in the coding and education realm over the last 17 years. Her true passion is coding education and making sure coders are equipped to do their job accurately and with excellence.
Prior to AGS Health, she was the Corporate Auditor/RAC Coordinator for a major healthcare provider and had the opportunity to work closely with HIM directors, supervisors, and coders across the United States. She managed the following in her role as corporate auditor: coding education, auditing support, and HIM system implementation.
Leigh graduated from Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science degree and is also certified in RHIA, CCS and is an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer. She has had the opportunity to present at the AHIMA National Convention on multiple occasions. In addition, she has been a guest speaker on AHIMA webinars & has published articles in the AHIMA Journal publication. Leigh has traveled the US and internationally providing coding education.