Our Leadership

Denise Leonard, Co-Founder, Executive Director



Denise Leonard is a Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee. She earned her bachelor's degree in psychology from William Jessup University in 2015 and is currently pursuing her master's degree in marriage and family therapy through Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Science at Capella University.


Her musical career includes leadership positions as Music Director in various churches throughout the U.S. In addition, Denise's business leadership includes 15 years in operations as Vice President and trainer for corporate business as well as operating her own franchised organization. Her role with Legacy Music is in instructing beginner guitar lessons & songwriting; business operations including; grant, corporate, & private funding.

Ted Leonard, Co-Founder, Chief Financial Officer



Ted Leonard is a renowned rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, and recording artist. Ted signed on as Spock's Beard’s lead vocalist in 2011, appearing on multiple live and studio recordings. He is well known for his writing and lead vocal/guitar work with the prog-rock band Enchant, including nine live and studio albums. 


Ted holds a specialized degree in accounting and is owner and Vice President of Data Analytics, as well as a financial services consultant. His role in Legacy Music includes financial operations, guitar donation coordination, and music instruction to intermediate and advance.

Ted and Denise Leonard

Ted and Denise Leonard also share musical endeavors in California's top cover band, Rolling Heads, according to GigMasters.com.