Leyh is an Eagle Scout and a graduate of Boys State at the United States Naval Academy. Currently he serves on the board of directors for the Tucker County Convention and Visitors Bureau, West Virginia Hardwood Alliance Zone and is an advisory board member for the West Virginia Small Business Development Center. Leyh is also a proud member of the International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, West Virginia Economic Development Council and the Tucker County Chamber of Commerce.
He resides in Thomas, West Virginia with his family. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, skiing and savoring the beauty of Tucker County.