Leigh Player
Chief Development Officer

Leigh is part of the Horton’s Kids executive team, ensuring the success of the organization’s fundraising efforts and cultivating a culture of philanthropy among staff and board. During her 15-year career she has raised more than $40 million for small and mid-sized non-profits with a focus on the environment, education, and public policy. Prior to joining Horton’s Kids in 2021, Leigh worked as a grant writer and strategist for advocacy organizations. Leigh has a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Bradley University and is currently studying for her Certified Fund Raising Executive certification.