Outside her work in the healthcare sector she is a Humanitarian. Leslie has an extensive record in nonprofit and community leadership and education. She has held chair positions for various organizations such as United way, Breakfast with Santa Foundation, Hats on for Awareness and Learning Disabilities of Peel Region. Her passion is instrumental in creating awareness and a voice in mental health and assisting in dispelling the stigma associated with it. Leslie is a director at the special advisory council of Dufferin Peel Catholic District School board. Currently, her work extends to She has a voice Inc. supporting youth and their families bridging the gap between service providers, community agencies and the public.