Leopold has served as the director of Learning Resources at St. Petersburg College since 2012. He headed up the process that combined libraries and tutoring to make out-of-class support more intentional and learner-centered. The centers have now become the learning hubs on each of our campuses.
He began his career at St. Petersburg College as a full-time instructor in Communication in 1991 teaching writing, rhetoric and composition and, later, political science and anthropology. From 2005-08, he served as Faculty Senate President. In 2008, he was named Academic Department Chairman for Social and Behavioral Sciences on the Clearwater Campus.
Leopold has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in English from Florida State University and is a doctoral candidate in education and leadership at Barry University.