President and CEO of United Way of Tarrant County

Leah KingLeah M. King is president and CEO of United Way of Tarrant County – a nonprofit leader that brings together individuals, groups, and service providers to help solve some of the community’s toughest social issues. Over the course of her career, she has held positions in community relations, marketing communications, investor relations, and public affairs with Fortune 500 companies in oil & gas and retail, and in regional community banking. Leah serves on the board for Cook Children’s Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center, the Fort Worth Club, Tarrant Transit Alliance and TCHC Continuum of Care. She is also a member of City of Fort Worth Trinity River Vision and Downtown TIF boards, and both Texas Wesleyan and TCU president’s advisory councils. In May of 2017, Leah was elected to the board of directors of the Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) and is currently serving her first term. Leah and her husband Barry spend every moment possible with their first grandchild.