Degrees and Certifications:

  • Leach

    Ms. Leach is the General Music and Chorus teacher here at ZES. Ms. Leach studied music education and received her bachelor of music degree from Appalachian State University. Her primary instrument was the clarinet. She performed with the Appalachian Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, and Repertory Orchestra. She also performed with the Appalachian State Marching Mountaineers for three years and served as a drum major her final year.

    Before coming to Zebulon Elementary, Ms. Leach began her career as a music substitute for EK Powe Elementary in Durham, NC. While there, she taught general music and was also was a music specialist for the KidZNotes orchestral program, assisting with beginning violin in grades K-5. 

    Ms. Leach has served as a woodwind technician for multiple high school marching band programs and has been a middle school band director for the past three years. This is her first year here at Zebulon, and she is very excited to be part of the ZES family!

    Ms. Leach currently resides in Raleigh with her beautiful dog Bexley, and her hobbies include running, hiking, and traveling.