Manager of New Ventures
Program Architect for PROTO Accelerator
Anum started her journey with LEAP in January 2018 as a Marketing, Communication and Talent Division apprentice, where she played key roles in developing LEAP’s social media strategy and in facilitating LEAP’s Youth Startup Expo event.
In summer of 2018 Anum was hired on as LEAP’s Economic-Corridor Development Specialist. In her current role, Anum manages the City of Lansing’s Corridor Façade Program, Opportunity Zones and Corridor Improvement Authority Boards.
Passion for facilitating economic growth is not new to Anum. She also volunteers with Startup Grind Lansing, where her efforts help the local chapter host entrepreneurs for monthly fireside chats. An entrepreneur herself, Anum also ran a clothing boutique in Karachi, Pakistan.
Anum holds a BBA in Management, and an MBA in Management and Marketing. Anum is also a Certified Tourist Ambassador (CTA) and in her free time enjoys trying new cuisines and advising startups on marketing strategy.
To contact Anum:
(517) 702-3387 ext. 212