Advance Resolution Services was developed out of a belief that families can thrive during restructuring when they have adequate support. I am passionate about helping clients and families find a practical, affordable and efficient path through their challenges which reduces stress, anxiety, confusion.
Leanne is a Chartered Mediator with years of experience with Alberta Justice and Solicitor General Civil Claims Mediation and Family Mediation Programs. Leanne worked on staff with the Edmonton Family Mediation Program, and continues to provide mediation services for both the Edmonton and Regional Alberta Family Mediation program rosters. Leanne has extensive mediation experience not only with divorce/separation and co-parenting matters, but other family issues, community, educational and agricultural matters as well.
Leanne is a compassionate, calm and competent practitioner with experience working with complex family dynamics. Prior to her mediation work, Leanne spent years working in the school system as a family school liaison worker, as well as with other organizations providing early intervention support.
Leanne is also a Professional Human Ecologist, and completed a Bachelor of Science in Human Ecology degree, Family Studies Major from the University of Alberta. She has a passion for lifelong learning, and is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology degree.
Leanne is a member of the following professional associations:
ADR Association of Canada
ADR Association of Alberta
Alberta Human Ecology and Home Economics Association
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Alberta Chapter