Leigh Torrence Jr.


A real estate investor with a passion for urban renewal and the revitalization of undervalued historic neighborhoods in the city’s core.

Leigh is a graduate of Stanford University 04′, and spent 8 seasons as an NFL Cornerback most notably for the Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints, and stints with the Washington Redskins and Atlanta Falcons.

Leigh grew up in Atlanta’s Westview Neighborhood, attended the Marist School in Brookhaven, and currently lives in Kirkwood, a historic streetcar suburb on Atlanta’s east side. Leigh formed the Southwest Atlanta Youth Foundation in 2006 to provide opportunities for enrichment in his home community, and continues to be a dedicated advocate for Atlanta’s Youth and urban renewal.