Leslie’s background is in marketing communication and pedagogical writing as the director of communications for a private school. Not quite cool enough to be a true geek, she nevertheless jumped into a new role as project manager of a software development firm, writing communication that the programmers, designers and clients could understand. Leslie enjoys breaking down technical and complicated concepts into organized, manageable and clear language. She has a dual degree in English and The Study of the Creative Process, and taught poetry and English composition at the college level. Leslie is a published poet, ghostwriter and editor and has to work in order to support her book habit.