Leslie began her career in media and account services, building brand momentum for Whataburger and Time Warner Communications. She is currently the President and CEO of Sanders\Wingo, a leading national advertising agency in African American, Urban and Hispanic markets. Leslie has also developed brand initiatives for Shell Oil, Fuddruckers, Sprint PCS, State Farm and currently leads Sanders\Wingo’s work for the United States Postal Service. Leslie holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Texas at El Paso. She is a member of the Austin Lung Association and sits on the boards of the Austin Museum of Art and the Austin Planetarium.