Former cheerleader Leah is the teen mother of twins Aliannah and Aleeah. From a small town outside of Charleston, West Virginia, Leah sacrificed everything her senior year in order to graduate, take care of her babies and try to make things work with her daughters' father, ex-husband Corey Simms. However, because Leah cheated on him with her ex-boyfriend, the two broke up and have a turbulent relationship. Leah is a country girl who wears her heart on her sleeve and when she discovers that Aliannah is developing at a slower rate than her sister, she reaches out to Corey. Leah and Corey eventually learn Ali suffers from Titin muscular dystrophy, a very rare form of the disorder that has only ever been found in adults.
Leah married Jeremy Calvert on April 4, 2012. After a miscarriage, they had their first child, a daughter named Adalynn Faith Calvert, on February 4, 2013.