Project Category: Higher Education & Complex Labs

Georgia Tech Flowers Idea Lab

Leapley led the construction of this dynamic markerspace at Georgia Tech that offers students space and resources to develop innovative projects in a collaborative environment. Owned and operated by students on campus, the space supports fabrication and hands-on learning for students, faculty and staff to build their dream project – whether it’s a research initiative, …

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Georgia State University Stadium President’s Suite

To support the complete transformation of Turner Field into Georgia State University’s modern football stadium, Leapley renovated multiple suites and branded spaces. The company’s stadium conversion scope included a refresh of the President’s Suite with a new layout, private entrance and updated box seating.  Project Details: Location: Atlanta, GA Size: 2,000 SF Client/Owner: Georgia State …

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Georgia State University Aquatics-to-Basketball Complex Adaptive Re-use Conversion

Adaptive reuse of an aquatics facility that had not been used in 20 years. Leapley led the transformation from aquatics facility to basketball complex by filling in the existing pool under the court with lightweight concrete, polystyrene blocks, a vapor barrier, and additional concrete to level the subsurface to the new basketball court. Leapley then …

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Emory University Woodruff Research Building: Department of Biomedical Informatics

Over a six-month period, Leapley renovated an existing space to create the School of Medicine’s Biomedical Informatics Suite. Leapley expertly incorporated state of the art technology, an engaging workplace design and custom details to create a new space that is dynamic, flexible and collaborative. This modern venue stands out from its structure as a space …

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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 $205 Million.