Haleigh Whitney

Academy Associate

Haleigh Whitney is a relationship-driven individual who has committed both her personal life and professional career to intentionality. In her role as Academy Associate at Praxis, Haleigh is responsible for maintaining the operational excellence of the recruiting process and program delivery of Praxis Academy. In her previous position as Senior Communications Specialist at Church World Service (one of nine U.S. refugee resettlement agencies), Haleigh pursued her passion for empowering the vulnerable among us. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from Messiah University. She first connected with Praxis as a participant of Praxis Academy in 2017 while developing her own social enterprise, a handcrafted coffee mug company that supported a cooperative of self-employed women artisans in Acámbaro, Mexico. In her free time, she loves grabbing coffee with friends, traveling, hitting the gym and reading.