Leighanna Worley is a Johnston County native. She began her career in Municipal Government in 2001 working for the Towns of Pine Level and Selma until April of 2006 when she was appointed Town Clerk for the Town of Wilson's Mills. Leighanna currently serves as the Town Administrator and Municipal Clerk.
Leighanna graduated in 2009 from the Clerk's Institute at the School of Government at UNC Chapel Hill. She received her designation for Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) from the IIMC and UNC School of Government in 2011, then received her Master Municipal Clerk Certification (MMC) in 2016. Leighanna also received her North Carolina Certified Municipal Clerk designation (NCCMC) from the NC Association of Municipal Clerks in 2012.
After joining the North Carolina Association of Municipal Clerks in 2006, Leighanna has served on various committees - Program & Education Chair from 2014-2016, District IV Director on the Board of Directors from 2014-2018, and served as President of the Association from 2018-2019. Leighanna has also been a member of the North Carolina City & County Management Association since 2018.
Leighanna serves on the Board of Directors for the Triangle East Chamber of Commerce, and serves as an ETJ member on the Planning Board for the Town of Pine Level where she resides with her family.