Dr Leslie completed her undergraduate degree in Chemistry at Gardner-Webb College. She then attended East Carolina University School of Medicine where she received her medical degree. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at Self Regional Medical Center in Greenwood, SC. She is board certified by the American Board for Family Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She has been a part of Due West Family Medicine since 1998. She and her husband, David, reside just outside of Due West and have two children, Jonathan and Jordan. They enjoy home schooling, camping and participating in scout and church activities. They are members of Rice Memorial Baptist Church where Dr Leslie also serves as and interpreter for the hearing impaired.