Business Development Specialist
A transplant from Down Under, Leesa is a Brooklyn-based, business development consultant / Jill-of-all-trades, with 6+ years of experience growing and starting businesses. A unifying force between people in different industries, and continents, she is committed to facilitating innovation through human connection.
Currently working with Narratively in business strategy and partnerships, Leesa is also leading expansion for Future Directors from Australia to the United States. Previously, she has worked developing businesses and communities across the venture capital, non-profit and for-purpose sectors.
Leesa’s studies in International Relations and Psychology focused on identity and extremism, an area where she remains engaged. When she’s not working, you can find her making podcasts about sci-fi, taking in a burlesque show, trying to keep plants alive or performing as a soul and jazz singer.