Stats: Height 5’2” Weight 108 lbs
Excellence in both live and taped television productions. Skill and expertise with production, scripting, teleprompter, audioprompter and
TELEVISION ON-AIR TALENT SINCE 1998
Show Host, Product Spokesperson, Sideline Reporter, Color Commentator, Executive Producer, Video Talent, Champion Athlete, Fitness Expert, Published Author, Professional Model.
BEST FEMALE PRESENTER OF THE YEAR (HOST)
Electronic Retailer Association Award (2008) for Contour Core Sculpting System Infomercial. Product host and spokesperson from 2005-2013.
FOUNDER & CEO
NULASTIN®, Inc., Start-up biotech company offering a restorative line of anti-aging, high performance personal care products direct-to-consumer that replenish the elastin, collagen and luster of the skin; stimulates growth + thickening of the eyelashes, eyebrows and hair. Products feature patented, protected formulas and active ingredients formulated by Dr. Burt Ensley, Microbiologist and pioneer in the field of genetic research. The only company, worldwide that delivers cruelty-free, commercially bioavailable elastin to the matrix of the skin.
NETWORK, TV & DIRECT RESPONSE
Live Reporter, Professional Bull Riders (PBR) on CBS, NBC and cable affiliates from 2003. Extreme Sports coverage includes mountain biking, freeskiing, kayaking, trail running, triathlon, road racing on NBC, CBS, ESPN, ESPN2, FOX Sports, OLN, and Oxygen. Professional Rodeo reporting on TNN, OLN, Versus from 2001-2005. Home Shopping Network (HSN) expert fitness guest from 2005-2007. On-Demand Workout Host and Athletic Talent from 2004-2013.
PRESIDENT & FOUNDER
Naturally Caffeinated®, Inc., A Boulder, Colorado based company providing fitness consulting, motivational speaking, and corporate wellness services. Creators of Leah Garcia Fitness & Hospitality Industry In-Room On Demand Workouts.
Knack Cycling for Everyone (2010); Knack Weight Training for Women, Step-by-Step Exercises for Weight Loss, Body Shaping, and Good Health (2009); Contributor to The Anti-Inflammation Zone: Reversing The Silent Epidemic That’s Destroying Our Health, HarperCollins Publishers, Inc. (2005) with Dr. Barry Sears, Ph.D.
PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ATHLETE
Elite International Mountain Bike Racer. World Champion qualifier (1993-1995); North American Champion (1996); Le Tour VTT Mountain Bike Tour de France (1995). Triathlete & Former Rodeo All-Around Champion.
Certified ISSA Personal Fitness Instructor; Certified SPIN instructor; Published health & fitness writer; Nutritional expert; Member IDEA.
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, California. Bachelor of Arts (BA), Speech Communication. Emphasis in Public Relations and Marketing. Dean’s Honor List for School of Communication Arts and Humanities.
Excellence in live and taped television productions. Expertise with scripting, teleprompter, audio prompter, impromptu speaking, live interviews, stadium (arena) announcing, and dyadic communication. Conversational Spanish.
Athletic proficiency in cycling, mountain biking, road/trail running, snow skiing, snow shoeing, stand-up paddle boarding (SUP), ocean canoe, stick-and-ball sports, weight training, Pilates, yoga, functional fitness, horseback riding, rodeo/ranching disciplines.