Manager of Family & Community Services
Leslee is IDHHC’s Manager of Family & Community Services in the Victoria office. Throughout her career working with Deaf and hard of hearing individuals, Leslee has worked in different employment/rehabilitation & general counselling positions at the Canadian Hearing Society in Ontario and Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in Vancouver and Kelowna. She was also self-employed in Kelowna as a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant with contracts throughout BC & Canada with different Ministries and with the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA). She enjoys meeting with people who come to IDHHC seeking assistance and helping to connect them with resources in their communities. She is passionate about teaching people about hearing awareness, communication, accessibility, technology and self- advocacy. Through individuals, we can impact the community-at-large. Leslee enjoys walking, pilates/yoga, reading, travel, paint-nights, cooking and live theatre.