Leanne is a registered Architect and LEED® Accredited Professional. Born and raised in the West Kootenays, she has over 25 years of experience planning and executing projects in the institutional and civic building sectors. Leanne brings to her projects the expertise of a Senior Project Architect as well as that of a past owner. In her experience as the Manager for Design & Construction at the Calgary Board of Education, she oversaw the programming, planning and execution of new and renovation projects within the organization’s 200 school portfolio.
Leanne has joined Thinkspace as the Senior Associate / Office Lead for the Kelowna office. She brings to this position a focus on projects and clients in the realm of schools, recreation facilities, community buildings, emergency services facilities, rental and institutional housing. Leanne’s strength is the development of the programming and feasibility studies for her clients establishing strong go-forward positions that result in strong design solutions, and ultimately successful projects.