Lelie Welden was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. She attended Furman University in South Carolina. At Furman, she graduated cum laude with a degree in Health Science.
Lelie returned to her hometown to complete her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is board-certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Lelie lives in Birmingham with her husband. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, running, and traveling.