Leeanne is a Kalkadoon Woman who was raised and educated in Darwin. She has Family and Cultural connections in the NT, SA, WA and Qld.
Leeanne has worked in the Aboriginal Affairs arena, operationally, strategically and in senior management in the NT, WA and Commonwealths governments, across all social indicator areas over the past thirty years, inclusive of Aboriginal Housing.
In April 2018, Leeanne commenced in the role of CEO of Yilli Rreung Housing Aboriginal Corporation. The organisation has been in operation for fifteen years and has just achieved it’s 10th “Unqualified Audit”.
Yilli Rreung Housing provides property management services to over two hundred properties in the Darwin and greater Darwin region and has recently achieved registration under the National Regulatory System for Community Housing.