Intentional Living Coach & Community Mentor
Leslie's background is in education. She taught in public school classrooms for nearly 10 years before going home to start her own family. She has been a long-standing, reliable source of assistance and support for US-based families in homeschooling and unschooling for years, well-known for offering guidance, workshops and consulting. Since 2020 she has expanded her reach by supporting families and communities around the world.
Leslie is currently at home raising free people who have never been in conventional schools. They refer to themselves as 'Life-Learners' since she subscribes to the philosophy that learning happens throughout a lifetime.
Leslie has been cultivating community for and with homeschooling and unschooling families for more than 16 years in the Atlanta-metro area. This is where her authentic nature and intentional practices combine to connect parents to the resources and support needed for reimagining ways their families can thrive.
Leslie also works with adults looking to do personal leadership work to develop the skills allowing them to live authentic lives. As a Community Mentor, she offers skillful and experienced mentorship to assist community leaders, organizers and communities in building mutually healthy relationships within their spaces. She shares intentional practices and rituals that allow them to be human together. She walks alongside and offers guidance, encouragement and support.