Leah Danford, PhD
Director of Special Projects
Leah went to the University of South Carolina for her undergraduate and graduate studies. She obtained a PhD in School Psychology from the University of South Carolina in 2008. From 2006-2019, she worked in the public school system at District Five of Lexington & Richland Counties as a School Psychologist. She also has experience working in a clinical setting.
In 2019, she began working at Ben Lippen as its Accommodations Coordinator. Her background and experience in the public and private sectors have have given her countless opportunities to be directly involved in the creation, implementation, and ongoing monitoring of services for students with special needs. This knowledge and experience is leveraged for the benefit of clients with special needs providing them resources and value that are difficult to find elsewhere.