Chair, Board of Directors
Lenna Bradburn has over 25 years of executive leadership experience. With a career that started as a Toronto police officer, Lenna has held executive positions at the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, Toronto Community Housing Corporation, City of Toronto, Borealis Infrastructure, and Ombudsman Ontario. Lenna was also charged with building the office of the Patient Ombudsman from the ground up. Lenna is known as a “trailblazer” with her many accomplishments including being Canada’s first female police chief in Guelph, ON in 1994.
Throughout her career, Lenna has had a passion for organizational transformation leading her to become a skilled change agent focusing on strategy, innovation, people, processes, and systems. Today, Lenna is a speaker and independent consultant providing a range of consulting services to clients including executive coaching, strategic planning and supporting business clients on their diversity, equity, and inclusion journey.
Lenna brings extensive Board governance experience having been the chair and vice-chair of not-for-profit corporations, as well as a member of finance, pension, human resources, governance, and strategy Board committees. Lenna is a recipient of the “Top 40 under 40” award, as well as “Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100.”
Lenna was first appointed to the ADAPT Board of Directors in 2021. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Criminology from the University of Toronto and a Master of Public Administration from Queen’s University. She is a proud member of the Oakville community.