Leanne began her career as a dancer/actress on the MGM television series ‘Fame’ in Los Angeles appearing in over 60 episodes. Through teaching dance, she discovered her love of educating children. Leanne is a California credentialed teacher and has taught preschool, elementary, middle and high school. She loves working with young children and has studied in Reggio Emilia, Italy in their early learning approach. Presently, Leanne is a Grade 5 Grade Level Pedagogical Leader at Western Academy Beijing. She brings a wealth of educational experience to the classroom with a focus on the arts.