About Chris

Christopher J. Leigh
Christopher J. Leigh

Christopher J. Leigh is the director, editor and cinematographer of Working Class. From concept to completion, Chris is responsible for the overall look, sound and feel of each Working Class episode.

Chris has produced a number of award-winning documentaries in his role as video production coordinator at Pennsylvania College of Technology. These include Working Class: 100 Years of Hands-on Education, which earned a Telly Award in 2015.

Employed by Penn College since 2001, Chris has produced many promotional and educational videos, including Penn College & You (a local cable television series) and the Telly Award-winning degrees that work public television series, as well as a variety of short-form promotional videos shared via YouTube.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Communications Degree from King’s College (Wilkes-Barre, PA) and has over 25 years of experience in the video production field. Prior to his work at Penn College, he was an editor at the former Cable One (Williamsport, PA), where he edited cable television commercials for cable systems across the country; and an editor for Global Television (Acton, MA), where he edited automotive programs for the former Speed Network.