Women In Defense Tennessee Valley Chapter Vice President Leigh Christian received the 20160623_195147Moquin Award for Professional of the Year for our entire community! Women In Defense is proud to recognize Leigh for her hard work, incredible networking skills, and professionalism in everything she does. Congratulations, Leigh!!!

Leigh Christian is the Director of Sales for BID Designs and the Executive Director for a non-profit she helped to start called Empire ChristFit. Leigh is involved in many facets of the Huntsville community.

She is a founding board member of the Women’s Business Center of North Alabama (WBCNA) and has served as the President and on the board. She serves as a speaker and coach for the WBCNA as well. Leigh is the past president of the Women’s Economic Development Council (WEDC) and was the founding secretary. She serves as a secretary for the NASA MSFC Small Business Executive Leadership Team and has served on The Association Board. She is a member of NCMS, the Society for INdustrial Security Professionals and a Leadership Class 19 graduate and alumni member. She has actively chaired the Challenge Program and Lessons in Leadership Program.

Leigh is active on the American Cancer Society Relay for Life Committee. She has served as a past president or board member for many organizations including Madison Chamber of Commerce, Alabama Institute of Banking, Madison Career Technical Committee (local and state level), Crisis Services of North Alabama, Big Brothers Big Sisters, United Negro College Fund, LabVIEW Users Group, International Test and Evaluation, and many more.