|Leslie was born and raised in Lakewood, California and has had a love of dance all her life. Leslie trained at Studio "C" School of Performing Arts in Downey, CA and received numerous championships and the opportunity to train in the arts of ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, contemporary, lyrical and modern from teachers and choreographers that are known throughout the world for their talent. She has also demonstrated and taught at various dance conventions across the U.S.
Leslie was a Varsity Songleader at Los Alamitos High School and met Karl Mundt in 2001. Leslie has been teaching and doing choreography with Karl since 2002 and has been his assistant choreographer for places like the University of Minnesota, Eden Prairie Pom Squad, the Dance Studio of Fresno, Eastern Washington Elite and many more. Their choreography has won numerous national titles and has inspired many dancers throughout the world!