Microsoft at Atlantic Yards

First generation build-out of two buildings to create a new Atlanta campus for the global technology company to reflect the cultural diversity of the Atlanta community.

Leapley built out 16 floors and installed showpiece connecting stairs to create dynamic workplace and amenity space for 1,500 team members and support new product development. In collaboration with diverse businesses, Leapley constructed the lobbies, customer experience center, employee changing areas, gender neutral restrooms, restaurant, terraces, and rooftop gardens. The landmark campus anchors the neighborhood and offers unobstructed views of midtown and downtown Atlanta.

Project Details:


Atlanta, GA


523,000 SF



Design Team:

ai3 and Gensler

Sustainability Achievements:

On track for LEED Gold Certification & Fitwel Certification



Alan discovered his passion for construction as a student at Auburn University – through civil engineering coursework and field experience with the cooperative education program. In the 17 years that followed, he managed many healthcare construction projects for a national general contractor before joining Leapley Construction in 2011 to manage operations of the growing business. Alan is a hands-on leader, a focused and decisive builder, and an advocate for sustainability. Since 2012, he has served on the board of directors for the Lifecycle Building Center to promote the reuse of construction materials and reduce construction waste in landfills. Under his leadership, Leapley safely delivers award-winning projects on-time and within budget in three focused commercial interior markets.


CEO & Founder

Recognized as a Most Admired CEO by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, an Outstanding Woman in Construction by Construction Business Owner Magazine and one of Atlanta’s “Top 500” leaders by Atlanta Magazine, Meredith Leapley leads with integrity and compassion. Raised in Maryland, Meredith moved to Atlanta in 1999 and founded Leapley Construction to prioritize people throughout construction. Since then, through her involvement with CREW Atlanta, WBENC, CoreNet, Big Brothers Big Sisters, GSU WomenLead, Atlanta Women’s Foundation and Crafting Futures Together, she has maintained that focus and nurtured the business to deliver meaningful impacts to the community while earning annual revenues in excess of $120 Million.