Leia Bowman

Leia Bowman

Aiken Student Services Coordinator

Hometown: Hartford, MI
Alma Mater:  Kaplan University and Southern New Hampshire University
LC Saint Since:  February 2018

“I have learned that people will forget what you said, they will forget what you did.  But people will never forget how you made them feel.”  -Maya Angelou

I live my life by the Golden Rule and I treat others the way that I want to be treated.  It is my honor to help my students through their academic journeys.

What/Who is your biggest inspiration? 

I am a first-generation college graduate.  My family never had the money to attend college.  Through my legacy, my children have now attended and it is my dream that all who have the will to attend Higher Education will be afforded that same opportunity!

What is your favorite book, movie or TV Show? 

My favorite book isA Tree Grows in Brooklyn.  My favorite movie is:  Gone With The Wind.  My favorite TV show is:  Survivor

What is one goal that you plan to accomplish during your adult lifetime? 

I plan on obtaining my PhD.

The thing that always makes me smile is: 

Children always make me smile.

You might be surprised to know: 

I sing and play 8 instruments.

My favorite vacation spot is:

Anywhere there is a mountain and a fantastic hiking trail!