Leandra joined Kayan's team in 2021. While studying in Jerusalem, she volunteered at Kayan in 2019. She earned a master's degree in Sociology from the Albert-Ludwigs-University in Freiburg after studying Social Work (BA). Before joining Kayan, Leandra worked at the Youth Welfare Office, working with juvenile delinquents and young people with abusive backgrounds, and as a research assistant on mental resilience among children and youth, migration, as well as gendered (fear of) crime. She currently coordinates Kayan's development department.