Leigh Barnes

SpecialityChief Customer Officer, Intrepid Travel
Following a tenure as Regional Director of North America for Intrepid, in 2018 Leigh Barnes was appointed to the role of Chief Purpose Officer to jumpstart the company’s continued focus on sustained growth of Intrepid’s purpose-led initiatives, during which time he worked closely with The Intrepid Foundation and external partners to create more shared value projects and operate a business with a purpose beyond profit. In late 2019, Barnes moved into the new role of Chief Customer Officer, responsible for customer experience, digital, brand, as well as advocacy on issues that are important to Intrepid’s customers, communities, and workers.