Leslie is a Manager for the Department of Youth Development and Social Innovation with the City of Las Vegas. Avenues to Work Program with Single Room Occupancy (SRO) Housing Corporation in Los Angeles, California. In her current role, Leslie is responsible for providing oversight of various youth development programs serving students in elementary, middle and high schools throughout Las Vegas. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from California State University, Stanislaus and a Master of Public Policy and Administration degree from California State University, Long Beach. Leslie has worked for over 18 years in various human service fields including non-profit social service agencies and public school districts throughout California.
The Jameson Fellowship focuses on leadership and recognizes individuals – of diverse ages, races, backgrounds, sectors, and organizations - for their contributions to southern Nevada. The Fellowship is an investment in relationships and aims to build a solid and connected leadership base across the nonprofit sector.