An avid rider and equine enthusiast all her life, Leeanne is the author of the award-winning book Secretariat’s Meadow – The Land, The Family, The Legend with Kate Chenery Tweedy and her mother Penny Chenery, who owned and raced 1973 Triple Crown champion Secretariat.

Leeanne conducts narrated tours of the historic farm for visitors from all over the country, coordinates the annual Secretariat birthday celebration and the Salute to Secretariat at the State Fair of Virginia. She and her husband Gary live in an old farm cottage on the property.