Professional Trainer and Speaker
Leigh brings high standards and professionalism to all she does. But that’s not all. She is funny, honest and listens. She is dedicated to bringing quality education to associations and corporations. She has been teaching real estate, professional standards and motivational classes since 2000. Her classes are informative, interactive and high energy. Taking a class from Leigh will give attendees insight, boots on the ground experience and tremendous enthusiasm! Leigh loves what she does and it shows!
And while it may seem that Leigh lives and breaths education, she is also the consummate lover of Cabernets – the dryer the better, has an obsession with dark chocolate, is an avid rider of roller coasters, and has a love affair with Randy her husband of 20 years.
Leigh York is a third generation real estate licensee. She grew up around real estate agents and builders. Leigh is an agent, broker and speaker/educator. Prior to real estate Leigh worked in corporate sales as a general manager for a large beverage distributor. Leigh was regional manager for one of the largest CENTURY 21 franchises in the world. And then General Manager for another CENTURY 21 franchise that had 3 locations. During her time in management Leigh experienced managing a small amount of employees to over 100 agents. She learned that company culture started and ended with management, along with profits.Whether it's volunteers, independent contractors or employees the culture and leadership are the most important pieces of recruitment and retention. Recruitment and retention are directly related to profit.
Over the years Leigh has served on numerous state, local and national association of REALTORS® Committees and is currently a member of the Broker/Lawyer Committee for the Texas Real Estate Commission. Leigh received the Educator of the Year award from the Texas Association of Realtors® in 2014.