A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Leyila traveled up to North Carolina for college at Wingate University where she played softball and graduated in 2010. Leyila and her husband, Ryan, have four children: Skylar, Dalton, Cohen, and Greer. As a family they enjoy reading, Carowinds, time with friends, and watching Georgia football. Go Dawgs! In her down time, Leyila enjoys being active in sports and exercise, enjoying a good cup of coffee, and meeting up with friends.
Leyila came to know the Lord as a senior in high school in the midst of a season of searching for that which truly satisfies. As the Lord has led, Leyila has served in the local church in a variety of roles spanning from youth to children’s ministry to her current role as the administrative assistant at WCCF.