Chief Executive Officer
Prior to joining Des Nedhe in 2019 and accepting the role of Chief Executive Officer of Creative Fire, Leanne was the National Leader of the Deloitte Indigenous practice, serving over 275 Indigenous communities across Canada. Her experience in business leadership and ability to build relationships between corporate partners and Indigenous business are integral to growth for our clients and our company. She has served as a director for the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business and is a member of the Board of Governors for Wilfrid Laurier University and is a WXN Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada Award Winner.
“Creative Fire embodies the spirit of partnership between Indigenous communities, industry and government. This is where our vision to grow nationally comes from: to open doors for Indigenous people and companies, not only to engage with our company and our clients, but to grow more Indigenous talent in the communications, engagement and research fields.”