Director of the Center for Career and Calling
Leanne Torres is the director of the Anderson University Center for Career and Calling (CCC). Leanne earned a Bachelor of Arts in Youth Ministry and Adolescent Studies from Judson University and a Master of Arts in Student Development, Counseling, and Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. She is also a Lark’s Song Certified Coach, and is certified in the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and The Strong Interest Inventory.
Leanne served as the early connections coordinator in the Office of Admissions from 2008–2012. Prior to returning to AU, Leanne started her own life coaching practice, assisting students and adults through college, career, and life purpose coaching.
As the CCC director, Leanne assists undecided students in career/major exploration, leads workshops for résumé building, networking, the job search, and interviewing. Leanne works with a team of graduate assistants and career peers in helping students find successful and satisfying work upon graduation. The CCC also helps connect students to internships during their time at AU. Leanne is passionate about helping students identify calling and how it can inform their future career.
Leanne is married to Jose Torres and has two children, Eleana and Jose Jr.