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Leigh Anne Byrd

Assistant Director
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Leigh Anne Byrd began her position in Career and Professional Development in June 2023. At Virginia Tech, Leigh Anne has worked as an Academic Advisor in the Pamplin College of Business and in the Department of Computer Science. Prior to working at Virginia Tech, Leigh Anne was a Music Therapist in the Montgomery County Public Schools. She has always enjoyed working with students and looks forward to helping them navigate their career journey. Leigh Anne was born and raised in Blacksburg and has been a lifelong Hokie! In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and participating in all aspects of musical theatre.


Master of Arts, Curriculum and Instruction
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Bachelor of Music, Music Therapy
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC