Kira Leeb is the Executive Director, Health and System Performance Reporting at the Victorian Agency for Health Information (VAHI). Prior to coming to VAHI Kira held several progressive positions within Canada, all related to health and system performance reporting. Kira began her career at the Canadian Institute for Health Information in 2000 where she was responsible for the production of serial and specialized reports on Canada’s healthcare system.
For the past 7 years, Kira led CIHI’s health system performance reporting initiative that included strengthening pan-Canadian health system performance improvement efforts through data, indicator development, and analysis. Kira also led the development of a country-wide acute care patient experience survey that is being implemented in multiple jurisdictions in Canada. From 2006–2008, Kira was seconded to the Health Council of Canada where she supported the Council’s mandate to report on health care renewal. Kira holds an MA in Psychology.