Leandra Ganko

Principal + Creative

Craving more flexibility, Leandra quit her job in higher education to start LeGa Design Group in early 2008. Primarily focused on helping nonprofits with creative and affordable website design, Leandra has been involved in the Triangle nonprofit community for over a decade, serving on the DYP Civic/Community Sub-committee for the Durham Young Professionals and as a core member of the planning committee for the local nonprofit technology conference, NCTech4Good, from 2010-2018. She specializes in Wordpress theme design and development as well as Adobe Creative Suites applications. Outside of work, Leandra is a world traveler (51 countries and counting), an avid cook, travel blogger, and a fan of strong dark beers and Oregon Pinot Noir. She lives in Durham with her husband of 18 years and their rescued mini schnauzer, Pasha.

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Adaron Hall

Thursday April 23

Website Best Practices

Get a primer on that next level of website “to-dos" list. Learn tips to easily understand responsiveness for mobile, basic website security, how to schedule database backups, why building a website succession plan is important, and more. During this session web developer Leandra Ganko will emphasize Wordpress sites but will have principles that can be used for any website platform.

Things you'll learn:

  • Now that you have a beautiful website, what’s next?
  • How to keep your nonprofit's website secure
  • Checklist of things to do the instant you get back to your desk on Monday