Leanne James joined Gymnastics BC in October 2018, as the Administration and Event Coordinator. She brings a wealth of knowledge, and a positive attitude to the Gymnastics BC team.
Leanne has always had a passion for athletics and believes that sport and physical activity have a unique way of bringing people in a community together to create positive change.
A graduate of the University of British Columbia, Leanne holds a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology.
She possesses strong experience in customer service and the event management sector; she previously worked for a multi-disciplinary clinic, Movéo Sport and Rehabilitation Centre, where she held a position as Office Manager. Previous to that, Leanne worked at lululemon athletica, where she focused her efforts on community engagement and event hosting, as well as maintaining inventory requirements.
In addition to her work at Gymnastics BC, Leanne devotes time to working at the Vancouver Canucks, where she monitors social media accounts, provides excellent customer service, and supports event preparation.
In her free time you can find her in the community, either cycling around Vancouver, hiking the local mountains, curling, attending concerts, or cheering on her favorite teams at sporting events.