Leonie is the CEO of City West Housing, a Tier 1 Community Housing Provider operating in the inner city of Sydney. CWH owns and manages 900 apartments in medium density developments in the City of Sydney Local Government Area.

Leonie is the Vice Chair of the NSW Community Housing Industry Association and a Director on the Board of CHIA National, representing NSW. She has more than 20 years experience in social, affordable and disability housing, including a long career in senior executive roles working for the NSW Government.

Leonie has championed the delivery of social and affordable housing and has been involved in a number of significant reforms that have developed the capacity of the community housing industry both in NSW and nationally.