Leigh McAfee

Director of Development

Leigh McAfee is the Director of Development for the Institute for Humane Studies, leading a dedicated team to connect philanthropists who have a passion for liberty with opportunities to advance that vision by financially supporting IHS.

A native Texan, she holds a BS in International Business from Grove City College and an MA in International Commerce and Policy from George Mason University. Leigh has a decade of fundraising experience covering development operations and processes, direct mail, and major gifts. She enjoys live music, being outdoors if it’s sunny, participating in her church community, and serving as a non-official tour guide to the Washington, DC area for visiting friends and relatives.