Kirrian Steer - Executive Director (LinkedIn Profile)
Prior to working in healthcare simulation, Kirrian owned and operated a private multidisciplinary allied health practice and was a sessional educator in the vocational education sector. Kirrian’s simulation career began at La Trobe University where she saw an opportunity to combine her three key areas of interest – healthcare, education and technology. During her time at La Trobe University Kirrian developed scenarios for, and provided technical and operational advice to the four campuses of the La Trobe Rural Health School. Additionally, Kirrian managed the Hume Simulation Alliance project, worked with colleagues to establish and run a successful Simulated Patient program, and played a key role in the development of simulation resource portal www.SimEd.net.au. Following completion of the HSA project Kirrian worked at University of Melbourne as Simulation Coordinator and Education Coordinator in the Rural Clinical School.
Kirrian has a Bachelor of Osteopathic Science and Bachelor of Applied Science (Clinical) and a Master of Preventive Medicine.
Leslie Luevano - Administration
Enjoying time as a fulltime mom, Leslie Luevano has conducted freelance distance administration while balancing motherhood. As a freelancer, she was responsible for web content, blogs, editor, established online communication and social media marketing.
Preceding her time in office administration, she was a Loan Processor for Wells Fargo Financial and as a licensed insurer for JDW Insurance where policies were initiated and retention accounts were managed.
While at JDW Insurance Leslie served as a member of the board for the nonprofit organization, the United Way of El Paso County. Her experience with the United Way of El Paso generated business-driven synergy with the team of colleagues in the organization, who accomplished key focused initiatives.