Meet Our Team
Leah Gillanders | Owner
Leah was born and raised in North Vancouver, BC. She’s always had a passion for motorsports and after years of working in the automotive industry she decided to start a shop of her own. Leah wanted to create a comfortable environment, not only for her staff but for her customers to feel welcome. She didn’t want bringing your car into the shop to be a chore but a happy, enjoyable experience. Her dream car is a 2020 Rolls Royce Wraith.
Davis Owen | Mechanic
Davis was born and raised in North Vancouver, BC. He started out as a marine mechanic and realized his passion was actually in automotive. Davis has been working at Leah’s ever since. His dream car is a 1972 Chevy C10 pickup. His favorite part of working at Leah’s is the team.
Joey Pullen | Mechanic
Joey was born and raised in Zimbabwe, Africa. He has been working with Leah since the very beginning of the shop. Joey specializes in Alfa Romeo and has been working as a mechanic for over 30 years. His favourite part of working at Leah’s is Leah because she’s the best boss in the world!
Justin Gour | Apprentice Mechanic
Justin was born and raised in North Vancouver, BC. He originally started his career in the business world but soon realized he preferred a job that was more hands on. He’s always enjoyed working on cars and thought it would be the best choice to pursue a career in the automotive industry. Justin’s dream car is the GT3RS Porsche. His favourite part of working at Leah’s Automotive is the friendly team environment.
Dean | Service Advisor
Sasha Spencer | Apprentice Mechanic
Sasha was born and raised in Tsawwassen, BC. Growing up, she was never quite sure which career path to take until she started working with cars. As one of Leah’s apprentices she clicked immediately with the team and is now on track to excel in her automotive career. Her dream car is a BMW M5, M3 or a first or second generation Tacoma. Sasha’s favourite part of working at Leah’s Automotive are her colleagues.