Leigh Anne Knight
Year appointed: 2013
After graduating from Piedmont Academy in 1986, she earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from North Georgia College and State University in 1990.
Leigh Anne has been an employee of the City of Covington since March, 2009. She has served in the capacity of Finance Director and currently as the City Manager.
Before becoming an employee with the City of Covington, Leigh Anne serviced as a Controller for various businesses around the area, was a staff accountant in the audit department with a local CPA firm, and also worked alongside her husband, Scott, in their family owned business, Knight and Tabb Insurance for more than 10 years.
Leigh Anne and Scott have one daughter, Meghann.