Leah Alexis Adams received her Bachelor’s of Science from Ohio University in Child and Family Studies with a minor in Psychology. She then received her dual Master’s degree in Social Science Administration and Nonprofit Management from Case Western Reserve University. Leah is the Program Manager for the National Kidney Foundation’s Northern Ohio office. She has been with the organization for almost 5 years. In her role, Leah manages the planning and implementation of all NKF programs in the Northern OH territory to support kidney patients, caregivers and raise awareness in her community, and educate healthcare professionals. Some personal things to note about Leah is that she is an avid runner who has ran 3 full marathons, she loves to hike in her local Ohio Metroparks and state parks and she loves to travel whenever she has the opportunity. When she is off the clock you can find her advocating about skin cancer, sun safety and sharing her (stage IA) and her father's (stage IV metastatic) story of melanoma to anyone who is willing to listen and learn.