Leah E. Roberts graduated with a Master's degree in Biosecurity and Disaster Preparedness (3.95 GPA) from Saint Louis University. Her undergraduate concentration is Public Health and she earned a Graduate Certificate in Infection Control from the University of South Florida. After graduation, Leah volunteered as a teaching assistant at SLU teaching classes including Medical Intelligence and Case Studies of Epidemics and Disasters. She has self published articles about chemical warfare and created a presentation for The International Healing House about chemical and biological warfare. Her interest and research of Ebola and filoviruses is ongoing and spans more than 10 years. She currently works for Jacobs ASG where her work involves writing geopolitical threat assessments and research studies of disasters among other works.