Executive Assistant to the President & CEO
Leslie Smith is a Maryland native. She studied Dance Education at the University of South Carolina and went on to teach dance in private studios and the public school system. A strong believer in the importance of wellness in all forms, Leslie is a registered yoga teacher with over 900 hours of training in various styles. When she’s not teaching yoga, Leslie has her own business as a makeup artist for events and photo shoots all over Maryland, DC, and Virginia. After spending her life in industries dominated by women, Leslie came to Vital Voices with a desire to support women with a driving mission. She proudly serves as Executive Assistant to Vital Voices’ President and CEO and works closely with Human Resources.