About Leah Edwards

Edwards began her career in special education after helping family members and friends who deal with special needs children. For over 20 years, she has been working with special education educators advocating for helping her community, also regular education children.

Throughout her career, Leah Edwards has worked on behalf of students with special needs and regular education children ranging from preschool through high school. She is experienced with the eligibility categories appointed in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act as qualifying conditions for special education services.  

Ms. Edwards transitioned into helping children throughout their educational journey . She brings firsthand knowledge of changing education environment through her advocacy practice.

2021 Teacher Award