In her role as Disability:IN’s SVP, Global Workplace Initiatives, Leslie leads Disability:IN’s Inclusion Works team. Inclusion Works subject matter experts provide customized, 3-year virtual and onsite disability inclusion consulting services & facilitated sharing of next and best practices among nearly 70 participating companies. The program has grown from 6 companies in 2014, a 1,000% increase. Inclusion Works has resulted in 100,000+ new hires of talented individuals with disabilities since its inception in 2014. To learn more: Inclusion Works
Leslie leads Disability:IN’s global strategy with the Disability:IN team and hundreds of corporate representatives on the Global Roundtable and Regional Councils in APAC, EMEA and LATAM.
Leslie has consulted with hundreds of American companies to create disability inclusive workplaces and provided training on the return on investment of finding, growing and keeping talent with disabilities in corporate workplaces, and at SHRM and National and Regional Industry Liaison Groups. She has helped companies recruit and hire source thousands of individuals with disabilities across industries and sectors, is an experienced Project Manager, ATD certified trainer, formerly certified as a Mental Health First Aid Instructor, and expert on Section 503.