Leigh Harris is a Managing Partner of Convergence, a Communications and Marketing firm.
She has over 30 years’ experience in Public Relations consultancy, corporate communications, and TV journalism and production. During her time as the former communication manager for Wools of New Zealand, the international marketing division of the New Zealand Wool Board, Leigh developed an interest in agriculture and continues to provide strategic guidance to the company’s rural sector clients.
With her background in television presenting and reporting, Leigh also specialises in media training and ensuring corporate leaders are well prepared for their public speaking engagements, speeches, and media interviews.
Leigh has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Canterbury, a Certificate in Broadcasting Journalism from CPIT, and is a Fellow of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (FPRINZ).
Outside of work, Leigh splits her time between Christchurch and Queenstown and enjoys skiing, gardening, and interior design.