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Leann Wilson
Non-executive Director
Appointed on
30 October 2020

Leann is a descendent of the Bidjara and Kara-Kara peoples in central and central-western Queensland, she also identifies with her South Sea Island heritage. Leann is the Managing Director of Regional Economic Solutions a majority owned First Nation Business based in Rockhampton/Brisbane and has significant involvement in and understanding of Cultural Heritage, Native Title issues. Leann has been appointed to regional, state and national boards including:

  • The Aboriginal Carbon Foundation
  • The Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Healing Foundation
  • The Australian Rugby League Indigenous Council and
  • The Qld Government's Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Business & Innovation Panel

An entrepreneur of 8 years and former senior public servant Leann has been a finalist in the Queensland Telstra Business Woman of the Year awards and has been the recipient of the Queensland Centenary Medal. Recently she has been a recipient of the Australian Financial Review 2019 100 Women of Influence finalist. She actively promotes:

  • Cultural Agility programs based on truth telling and stories of strength
  • Trauma Aware and Healing Informed engagement
  • Women’s rights
  • Meaningful Education, skills development and business ownership.