Lesley has spent the last 20 years with Hopewell Residential, leading the organization as President for 14 of those years. During this time, the company realized rapid growth, profitability and won numerous industry awards. Lesley’s corporate success & philanthropic activity has led to being awarded the Order of the University of Calgary, the Haskayne School’s MAX, the YWCA Woman of Vision Award and inducted into the Women’s Executive Network Hall of Fame, after being voted one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women. Conway’s strong leadership and strategic planning led Hopewell through two decades of unprecedented growth, proven alongside her team with growth from $2.5M in gross revenue in 1995 to over $300M in 2014. In 2013, Conway vertically integrated Hopewell’s housing and land development companies and in 2014, a successful merger resulted in the company selling over 1,697 developed lots, single and multi-family homes.