Leslie has a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from the University of Utah and specializes as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). She began her career in health care as a Registered Nurse with over 30 years of experience. She worked in a variety of settings including Med/Surg, Telemetry, OB/GYN/Infertility, Maternal/Newborn, and Home Health. She especially enjoyed 12 years of caring for preterm infants in the NICU, before starting her graduate program.
As a family nurse practitioner, Leslie is trained to diagnose and treat common acute and chronic conditions, from infancy to older adults. Her care philosophy focuses on a holistic, patient centered approach and her calm demeanor helps patients feel at ease. She values empowering patients through education and working together to make decisions for the best outcomes.
In her free time, she enjoys baseball, hiking, traveling, and especially spending time with family and friends.