Subject Areas


MLIS, Wayne State University; B.A., University of Detroit Mercy

Leslie serves as the Africana Studies and Education Librarian within the Hesburgh Libraries.

Professional Service
Special Libraries Association, 2019 -
Black Caucus-American Library Association, 2019 -
American Library Association, 2005 -
Black Faculty & Staff Association - University of Notre Dame, 2007 -
Academic Librarian Coach/Mentor to Library Science Students and Newly-Minted Librarians of Diversity & Inclusive Communities, 2010 -
Advisory Board Member, Association of College & Research Libraries:Framework for Information Literacy, 2015 - 2017
President, Indiana Black Librarians Network- Affiliate, Black Caucus-American Library Association, 2014-2015

Community Service
Faith Indiana, 2018 -
Innovator's Thinkers Camp, Inc., 2009 - 2019
Society of St. Vincent De Paul of St. Joseph County, 2007 -
Holy Cross Parish, South Bend, Indiana 2012-