Director, Global Programs
Leslie manages the Center’s strategic philanthropic investments in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Europe. This includes programs to deliver a holistic mix of resources, tools and support to connect microentreprenuers to the formal economy and help them grow their business. Prior to joining MasterCard, Leslie worked in corporate philanthropy and international development at organizations including the Citi Foundation, CARE, Catholic Relief Services, The Synergos Institute and Peace Corps. Leslie holds a B.A. in Business Administration from Georgetown University and a joint M.B.A and M.A. in International Affairs from Columbia University.