Young, Fun, and Financially Free – The Financial Literacy Playbook you NEED to read! Coming fall 2017
As an accomplished business media host and the Founder of Black Hawk Financial, Leanna has over 12 years of experience working as a consultant alongside numerous companies engaged in financial services, media, technology, as well as alternative energy and resources.
She has used her expertise to create new business strategies, market initiatives, and to form mutually beneficial joint ventures and alliances. Leanna leverages the breadth of her knowledge and the depth of her networks in the capital markets to deliver high-quality, high-impact solutions to benefit both growing new market segments as well as institutions.
Prior to obtaining her financial services regulatory licensing from the FCA UK, Leanna graduated with a Bachelors in Business Administration from Ryerson University. Understanding the importance of continuing education she has maintained her commitment to the ever changing industry landscape by completing capital markets and journalism certificates at Pepperdine University and Harvard. She has achieved this while working and residing in multiple jurisdictions including Canada, the U.S. and Europe. Her entrenched passion for business, travel, acting and modeling for over 15 years has led her to an impressive array of hosting and media accomplishments, seamlessly integrating both her personal and professional interests and strengths.
Leanna is a devoted athlete having been a competitive ski racer, runner, cyclist, as well as an avid boater. A true “give back” and financial literacy enthusiast, Leanna has hosted events and volunteered for multiple organizations including WE, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, American Red Cross, SPCA and The Salvation Army.