Leena van Deventer is a writer, game developer, and educator from Melbourne. In 2013 she co-founded WiDGET, a feminist support organisation for marginalised game developers . In 2016 she co-authored "Game Changers: From Minecraft to Misogyny, the fight for the future of videogames" for Affirm Press with Dr. Dan Golding. Leena was on the curatorial advisory committee for ACMI's "Code Breakers" exhibition, and is the Chair of the inaugural Games and Interactive Advisory Committee for the Australian Writers Guild. Leena also sits on the Board of Directors of the Victorian Women's Trust. In 2019 Leena completed her Masters in Arts Management (with Distinction) from RMIT University, and is now Creative Producer on the highly-anticipated indie game "Dead Static Drive".
Creative Producer at Team Fanclub, working on highly-anticipated indie game Dead Static Drive.
Teaching interactive storytelling at RMIT University, 2015-present.