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Hello! I'm Leanne

 

Web designer, student mentor and learning facilitator, and librarian with substantial experience in library and technology management roles in business, finance, legal, medical, and educational environments. Always learning and keen to make a difference. Lover of life, books, travel, good food, photography, stimulating conversation, big cities, beaches, and wide open spaces. 

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Leanne Windsor

LEARNING FACILITATOR

LIBRARIAN 

WEB DESIGNER

 

Email:

leanne@simplyconnecting.com.au

 

Address:

Vincentia, NSW, AUSTRALIA

Web:

www.simplyconnecting.com.au

EXPERIENCE
 
2014-Present

Self-Employed

SIMPLY CONNECTING

Designing simple, functional and aesthetically pleasing websites and publications.

 

SIMPLY EMPOWERING

Personal mentoring and tutoring to help and empower children, young people and adults in their learning journey

2014-Present

Academic Librarian, Learning Development Academic

UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

Learning Development Academic and Librarian supporting students in their learning journey.

2000-2013

School Librarian

AUSTRALIA, UNITED STATES, and JAPAN

Supporting teachers and students in their reading and learning. Designing learning spaces and libraries, promoting reading & literacy,  providing curriculum support, delivering technology innovation, staff training.

1987-1999

Corporate Librarian

AUSTRALIA AND UNITED STATES

Library and technology management roles in business, finance, legal, medical, mining and advertising corporate libraries.

EDUCATION
 
2007-2009

Master's Degree

MASTER OF EDUCATION (INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY) 

Graduating with Distinction

1980-1983

Bachelor's Degree

BACHELOR OF ARTS (LIBRARY SCIENCE)

Majoring in Education

CLIENTS
 
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KEY ABILITIES
 

Critical Thinking

Creative Problem Solving

Verbal & Written Communication

Client Focus

Mentoring

Collaboration

Digital Dexterity

Attention to Detail

Library Management

Web Design

EXPERTISE
 
I'M A CHANGE AGENT

I see the big picture and focus on what matters - what the end result needs to be. I enjoy motivating and managing people and processes through change for the better.

I'M A FACILITATOR

I love empowering people to be their best,  learn and grow, and achieve results. I enjoy guiding and organising people and resources to bringing the big picture to fruition.

I'M AN ORGANISER

I'm skilled at finding the most constructive way to organise resources, people and processes to ensure maximum efficiency and effectiveness. I love ensuring ease of access!