Leena has been working to empower people and communities for over two decades. A proven leader in the non-profit sector, she has served organizations that include Global Vision (Kuala Lumpur), Katimavik, Indigo Love of Reading Foundation, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton, and over the past 5 years with the Halton Poverty Roundtable. Leena completed a Master’s in Conflict Analysis & Management at Royal Roads University in 2012 and currently serves as a board member and community mediator for Community Conflict Resolution Services of Halton.
In her free-time, Leena enjoys travelling, yoga, reading, spending time outside, and dabbling in creative arts. A passionate foodie, Leena enjoys gastronimic adventures and experimenting in kitchen with new recipes at home. Leena has lived in Burlington since 2008 and is raising two future social change agents with her husband Sanjay.