Leigh Hancock, Grant Writer

leigh hancockLeigh Hancock is the Grant Writer for Woodlawn Foundation. Leigh has been with the agency almost since its inception and is responsible for writing multiple grants that have resulted in hundreds of thousands of dollars of funding.

Leigh, a former practicing attorney, graduated from Auburn University and Vanderbilt University School of Law. She is a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, the Literacy Council of Central Alabama Board of Directors, the Linly Heflin Unit and a sustaining member and past president of the Junior League of Birmingham. She is the past board chair for Voices for Alabama’s Children. She is married to Jim Hancock and they have three children: Mary Nobles, Frances and Hughes.