5’9"...Graduated from Arizona State University in 1980 with a degree in recreation... Married teaching pro David Leadbetter on November 5, 1983...Maiden name is Fuiks...Gave birth to son Andrew on August 23, 1984, daughter Hally on October 28, 1992 and son James on November 2, 1994... Credits her husband, David Leadbetter, as the person who has most influenced her career. Also credits JoAnne Winter, Arch Watkins and Manual de La Torre...Hobbies include fitness, skiing and theatre.
Leadbetter won the 1976 Arizona State High School Championship. She also captured both the 1977 and 1978 USGA Public Links Championships. Leadbetter was runner-up at the 1977 Mexican Amateur Championship. Leadbetter played for Arizona State University where she captured one tournament title in 1977. She was also the 1978 Arizona State Stroke Play champion.