Leslie is a former New York Radio City Rockette and is one of the original members of Complexions Contemporary Ballet, directed by former Alvin Ailey stars, Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson.
She is certified to teach Pilates by The Balanced Body University. Leslie has both a BFA in Dance Performance from the University of Massachusetts and a MFA in Dance from Smith College. While in New York she also danced for NBC television, Disney’s “Hercules,” and acted and danced in the SAG feature film “Puppet,” choreographed by Broadway’s “Footloose” choreographer, A.C. Cuilla. Leslie’s dancing has taken her around the world performing in “Jubilee” in Las Vegas, “Calendar Girls” in Tokyo, Japan and “Les Etoiles” in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Her teaching style is individualized to the student – she likes focus, form and fun!