Leah Hersey serves as the Director of Corporate Relations on the Advancement team at FWBG l BRIT. Her focus is to engage Fort Worth companies with the world-class exhibits brought to the Garden and the corporate experiences available here. Her professional background includes marketing, event planning, and investor relations, most recently at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.
She has lived in Fort Worth most of her life and graduated high school from Harmony School of Innovation, then moved to Temple Terrace, Florida to gain a B.A. in Organizational Communication at Florida College. She served as the President of Rotaract and the Vice President of the Student Body Governance Association while there. She is now a member of the Rotaract Club of Fort Worth, local Partner for Success BNI chapter, and the Association of Fundraising Professionals Fort Worth Chapter.
We respectfully acknowledge that the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is located on traditional lands of Indigenous Peoples. We honor the ancestry, heritage, and gifts of all Indigenous Peoples who were sustained by these lands and give thanks to them. We are grateful that these lands continue to provide enrichment for many people today. [More…]