Leah Blankendaal

Creative Industries Coordinator

Leah Blankendaal has had an extensive career as a journalist, broadcaster and music professional. Her role with RDA focuses on the economic development of the creative industries. This includes assisting arts practitioners to develop sustainable business practices and facilitating models for the ongoing employment and entrepreneurship in the creative sector. A key area of interest for her is how the arts can contribute a creative and economically resilient community. 

Relevant qualifications:

Bachelor of Music (Hons)

Master of Communication Studies

Graduate Diploma of Education

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Foundation Training Responding to Abuse and Neglect – Education and Care (RAN-EC)