LeAnn started her career in the telecommunications industry. She spent 14 years at AT&T Bell Laboratories, first as a software developer for electronic switching systems, and then as a technical supervisor. When her daughter was born, she was blessed to be a stay-at-home mom for the next 12 years. Since re-entering the workforce, she has held various administrative support roles: as a computer consultant and Teacher’s Assistant Substitute for Freeman Elementary School’s Library Media Center; as Scheduling Specialist and Volunteer Services Manager Assistant at Provena Mercy Medical Center; and as Administrative Assistant at Grace Bible Church.
In 2012, LeAnn joined the Coffey & Associates team, allowing her to unite her love of numbers with her technical and administrative skills. LeAnn’s current job duties include front office support, assisting Mr. Coffey & Josie with personal tax preparation and accounting data entry, and assisting with various computer, administrative, and accounting projects as needed.
LeAnn received her BA (Mathematics) degree from Benedictine College, Atchison, KS, in 1977 and her MSCS (Computer & Communications Sciences) degree from the University of Michigan in 1980. Professional awards include: Patent 5153909, awarded in 1992; The Best in the West Award, awarded in 1999 by West Aurora School District 129; and a Golden Apple Award, awarded in 2000 by West Aurora School District 129.