Leslie obtained her Masters in English Composition at Northeastern University and graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a B.A. in English, and a double minor in Business and Dramatic Art. While at Berkeley, Leslie was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honors society, and served as President of the Ace of Clubs philanthropic organization. After graduation, she honed her writing skills at PeopleSoft, where she wrote for the internal communications department and contributed to the customer magazine. For the past 9 years, Leslie has been a high school English teacher and College Counselor. Leslie is highly involved in the school community, working as adviser for student clubs and coaching the dance team. As an English teacher and College Counselor, Leslie aids her students through the college application process, giving her extensive experience with all levels of academic and college related needs. She is excited to bring that expertise to College Connections.