Leslie joined ABC7 in 2016 and received her Bachelor of Science degree from Mississippi State University, where she studied broadcast meteorology. In addition, Leslie has also completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from UC Riverside. She is also certified as a broadcast meteorologist by Mississippi State University.
Leslie is a SoCal native, hailing from Chino Hills, and graduated from Pomona Catholic High School. She joined ABC7 after spending several years at KUSI in San Diego, where she worked as a weekday morning weather/traffic anchor, fill-in anchor, and host. Before that she held dual roles at Bakersfield NBC-affiliate KGET, where she worked as a reporter and weekend weather anchor. Leslie has enjoyed all of her on-air roles, from reporting, to hosting, to anchoring, and to weather. But in her passion for science and the challenge of meteorology, Leslie has found her calling.
Leslie also assists in hosting "On The Red Carpet" at the Academy Awards with George Pennacchio, Karl Schmid, and Roshumba Williams.
Outside of work, Leslie enjoys spending time with her young son and husband. Her hobbies include travel, dining, golf, home improvement projects, reading, writing, and dreaming.
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