Leanne McGeachy has over 20 years of experience in leadership, board governance, board education, project management and operations across a wide spectrum of industries including healthcare, software, telecommunications and oil and gas.
Leanne is currently the Executive Director at the Edmonton North Primary Care Network, a not-for-profit organization that works to enhance the delivery of primary health care through its membership of family physicians and a wide range of multidisciplinary clinicians and administrative staff. She reports to the Board and is a member of all of the Board’s committees including Board Governance, HR and Finance.
Leanne has also been on the other side of the table, as a director on a number of not-for-profit boards and has held officer responsibilities including secretary, treasurer and vice president.
She is fascinated by governance and has had over 100 hours of formal training in this area. Earlier in her career, Leanne was a volunteer facilitator with Alberta’s Board Development Program, delivering 10 hour workshops on the best practices of governance to not-for-profits throughout Alberta. She is currently on the steering committee for governance education, which is a partnership between the Alberta Medical Association and Alberta Health Services. In this role, Leanne not only helps guide the process, but develops content and facilitates board governance workshops to other Primary Care Networks boards, staff and stakeholders.