Meet Kristine Leadbetter, Producer and Host of “Lead Better with Kristine” (TV show and Podcast),
Founder of the “Women’s Leadership Network”, and Business Development and Marketing Manager
for Gowling WLG Hamilton. Kristine was also the Founder and former Host of the “DeGroote Women’s
Kristine is a passionate leader with an innovative style that has allowed her to spearhead significant
transformational initiatives throughout her roles. Kristine has over 13 years of experience specializing
in marketing, communications, relationship development, brand and reputation management, strategy,
and University advancement.
Kristine’s research specializes on women’s networks, leadership, reputation, and social capital. Since
earning her Master of Communications Management in 2018 (McMaster ON, Syracuse NY), Kristine
has been accepted for publication in JPC and accepted into the 2019 BledCom conference in
Kristine speaks on panels centered on leadership, change leadership and management, women’s
empowerment, and mentorship. Kristine has been nominated three times for the Women’s Executive
Network’s Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women awards (2017, 2018, 2019).