About Jean


In a nutshell: Kind. Funny. Gutsy.

Jean Leggett is the CEO and co-founder of games & edtech startup One More Story Games. Alongside games veteran and husband of 25+ years, Jean and Blair developed a simplified publishing platform to help non-coding storytellers create and publish narrative games. They’re passionate about making literacy fun and engaging! They’ve raised over $500,000 since the company’s inception in 2013.

Jean received a Bachelor of Arts in English from Simon Fraser University, has been a certified professional coach since 2010, and has spoken to over 20,000 people around the world since 2005 as a motivational speaker, educator, and stand-up comedian.

She loves keeping busy doing ALL THE THINGS! 

  • Career and leadership coach for 350+ creatives in games, film, and publishing
  • Mentor to awesome game devs from underrepresented communities for Code Coven, Girls Make Games, NZCode, and more
  • Host of Games, Grit, & Gratitude: Real Talk with Jean Leggett
  • Lead writer on an adaptation of #1 NYT bestselling author Charlaine Harris’ Lily Bard series about a sexual trauma survivor dealing with PTSD while solving crimes
  • Professor of Narrative Design: Story, Quests and Missions


Hire Jean & Be Inspired!

Whether you’re seeking out a game dev coach, educator, or an inspirational speaker, you’re in good hands.