LeAnne serves as Greater New York Regional Managing Director and CEO of the Greater New York region for Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions with 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries. As resident managing Director of Greater New York, LeAnne oversees all strategic and tactical operations functions for the region, including management of the firm’s offices in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. LeAnne also serves as a Strategic Account Manager for global accounts Aon, focused on delivering solutions to clients and accessing resources throughout the world that best meet the client’s needs.
LeAnne started her career as a surety underwriter but quickly moved into Directors & Officers (D&O) liability Insurance. She joined Aon in Detroit in November 1991 and served as the Resident Sales Director until she accepted the position of Resident Managing Director for Detroit in 2002. In 2012, LeAnne became Chairman for Detroit. After an acquisition in the Health & Benefits (H&B) executive benefits operation, she accepted the Executive Benefits National Practice leader position which she held until she accepted the position of Greater New York’s Chief Operating Officer in 2015. she assumed her current roles of Greater New York Regional MD and CEO in 2017 and 2015 respectively.
LeAnne received an M.B.A. in International Business and Finance from the Ross School of Business at University of Michigan and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Finance from Central Michigan University. She also participates in Executive MBA studies at Harvard Business School and a senior management program at INSEAD Business School. LeAnne has been a listed among Crain’s Most Influential Women, Crain’s Who’s Who in Detroit and Crain’s 40 Under 40 and is an active member of the Young President’s Organization.