Leigh Young is a mother of four in Montgomery, Alabama to her children: Hannah, Noah, Sarah and Rachel. She lost her vision in 2013-14 due to an eye disease called NAION and became a single mom in 2014 after her divorce. Leigh earned her bachelor's degree in Sociology in 1994 from Auburn University at Montgomery and has worked in church and nonprofit work for over 25 years. She spent most of the last 18 years as a full time mom and homeschooled her kids. Leigh loves music, the outdoors, flowers, good coffee, being with friends and family movie nights.
My life didn’t go as planned. Does anyone’s? Not the kind of people I connect with. I’m drawn to the people who have experienced heartbreak, loss, rejection, failure and confusion, yet still have become brave warriors in an uncertain world. The kinds of individuals who say, “I’ve been through hell and I’m still here.” The ones who […]