Dr. Karla Leeper


Karla Leeper

Dr. Karla Leeper

EVP, for Operations

Dr. Karla Leeper is an administrator with more than 30 years’ experience.

Dr. Karla Leeper currently serves as the Executive Vice President for Operations at Augusta University/AU Health. Prior to coming to Augusta University she served as a tenured faculty member, vice president for board and executive affairs, and chief of staff to the president at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

Dr. Leeper currently serves as the chair of the board of the Augusta Players and the chair of the board of the Augusta Museum of History. Dr. Leeper received a bachelor’s degree in political science and communication studies from the University of Iowa, and doctorate in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas.