Leah is an idea-generator and strategic thinker with a wide and varied background in charitable fund development. At Blue Canoe, Leah works with non-profit clients through coaching, strategic planning, training, case development and program audits.
Leah’s volunteer work is extensive. She sits on AFP International Board, is immediate Past-Chair of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy Canada, a board member of AFP Canada, a member of the ACFRE Credentialing Board, and is chairing the strategic planning process for AFP in Canada.
In 2014, Leah became the 101st person in the world to receive the ACFRE accreditation (and only the 8th in Canada). She was also honoured with the 2014 AFP Ottawa Chapter Outstanding Fundraising Executive Award.