Leslie is Associate General Counsel at New Island Capital Management, Inc. New Island’s mission is to help its clients invest patient capital – at scale – to achieve appropriate risk-adjusted financial returns and transform the way natural resources are used, businesses are built and communities thrive. Prior to New Island, Leslie was Partner and Chair of the Sustainable Business and Impact Investing Practice Group at Hanson Bridgett LLP. A Full Circle Fund member since 2009, Leslie served as the Co-Chair of the Economic Opportunity Circle for four years. Leslie graduated from Seattle University magna cum laude with a B.A. in International Studies-Politics, and holds a J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law. When not downhill skiing in Tahoe, Leslie can be found walking her dog Finnley in Hayes Valley in San Francisco.