Leigh joined the Stillbirth Foundation Australia as CEO in September 2019. She has built her career as a senior business development leader in the arts, culture, sport and finance sectors in Australia and the USA, during which she has demonstrate strong advocacy, partnership and stakeholder management skills.
Leigh takes up the position at an important time for the Foundation. Following the Senate Inquiry, the tragedy of stillbirth is rightly on the national agenda and has bipartisan support. Leigh will focus on raising awareness and funds to promote continued research and education as well working with key stakeholders to ensure that parents’ voices are listened to and acted upon.