In her role as Disability:IN’s EVP, 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 best and evolving practices among 94 participating companies. Since its inception with 6 companies in 2014, corporate participation has grown 1500% and Inclusion Works companies have hired 170,000+ new employees with disabilities. To learn more: Inclusion Works
Leslie also 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 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 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.