Leslie's professional and volunteer experience has a singular focus – to assist individuals (and pets) overcome life’s challenges with knowledge and compassion. Her great satisfaction at work is helping people plan their future and connecting with them personally as they share their dreams, needs, and family situations. Work and personal experiences have taught of the preciousness of life and the need to support one another with our unique gifts. Her passion for serving extends to pet rescue and Christian missions.
Leslie has served in the financial services industry since 1985. Her career began in New York City as a Retirement Counselor with TIAA, a Fortune 100 company and the leading provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, and governmental fields. Having moved to Kansas City in 1988, Leslie worked in the insurance industry through Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and as a Trust Officer with Commerce Bank of Kansas City. Returning home to Leechburg, PA in 1991, she worked at First Commonwealth Bank’s Trust and Investment Management Division and ended her career as a Sr. Vice President for the Indiana Region. After a hiatus, she has returned to Mosaic Wealth Consulting.
Leslie has a Bachelor’s degree in Education from Slippery Rock University and Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Pittsburgh. She also serves as secretary for the Boards of Directors for Children’s Home Chain, Indiana, PA and Gilgal Gospel Mission, India.