Leanne Bellegarde

CEO @Akawe Technologies

Leanne M. Bellegarde, Q.C., is from Treaty 4 territory and is a member of the Peepeekisis First Nation. She resides in Saskatoon.

With a career spanning land claims, private, municipal, provincial, federal legal experience, in sectors that include gaming, telecommunications, postsecondary institutions, mining, and agrifood, Leanne’s career has increasingly focussed on fostering mutually beneficial relationships with Indigenous people for economic prosperity with an emphasis on employment and business opportunities. Her diversity and inclusion efforts increasingly expand to all diverse considerations, particularly gender and LGBTQ2 inclusion.

Volunteer and board experience had further exposed her at various depths to public safety and protective services, sustainable technologies, digital economies, culture and heritage, and education

March 25th All Things DEI
2:00pm

A Step-by-Step Guide to Implementing DEI

Stage Talk

Dynamic group (Cassie Myers, Daphne Magna, Gabriela Jordão, and Naoufel Testaouni) + experience and depth that cannot be compared = what you need to do and know before implementing DEI policies.

2:00pm

Indigenous Inclusion Strategies in HR

Stage Talk
Jason Maghanoy
The Vice President of Digital Solutions & Business Development @SJC Media