Leah Nichols

Leah Nichols

Department of Art & Art History


  • M.L.A., Spring Hill College
  • B.S., University of West Alabama

Leah Nichols completed a degree in psychology in 2005. Her desire to be an art educator motivated her to begin the M.L.A. program at Spring Hill College. After completion of this program in 2008, Leah began teaching as a part time instructor at USA. The inspiration for her work is ever changing, but consistently includes the figures.


  • 1x4: Artocopia, Alabama School of Math and Science, Mobile, AL 2012
  • The Drawing Show, University of Mobile, Mobile, AL  2012
  • University of Mobile Faculty Show, Mobile, AL  2011
  • People’s Art Exhibition, Space 301, Mobile AL 2008
  • Eichold Gallery, Springhill College, Mobile AL 2008


  • ARS 123 Two Dimensional Design
  • ARS 121 Perceptual Drawing I
  • ARS 122 Perceptual Drawing II
  • ARS 225 Conceptual Drawing I
  • ARS 325 Conceptual Drawing II
  • ARS 425 Conceptual Drawing III