Leslie began her career with State Farm® Insurance and Financial Services in 1998 as a summer intern, working in Claim and Underwriting Operations. She was appointed as a State Farm Agent in Naperville, IL, then promoted to an Agency Field Consultant for Chicagoland, Central, and Southern IL. Leslie assumed her current role in 2013 as an Agency Sales Leader serving four counties in Northern IL. Here, she develops collaborative relationships for the purpose of improving sales performance and business results. She is responsible for Agency growth, business consulting, and talent acquisition.
An honors graduate of Illinois State University (BS, Sociology; MS, Sociology), Leslie is a licensed producer and Registered Representative with State Farm VP Management Corp (SFVPMC). She has also earned the Chartered Life Underwriter® (CLU), Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter® (CPCU), and Life and Annuity Certified Professional® (LACP) industry designations.
Leslie currently serves on the Board of the Rock River Valley YMCA and National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA – Illinois). She is also a member of the General Agents and Managers Association (GAMA).