Leslie Feingerts is a former educator and consultant turned writer. She is currently co-authoring a book with her former student and freelance writing. Previously, she worked as a consultant at The Bridgespan Group, working on projects related to education, women's health, philanthropy and diversity. She was also an educator for six years in New Orleans, serving as a founding teacher at Langston Hughes Academy and the Director of High School and College Readiness at KIPP New Orleans Schools. Leslie graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in English and she holds her MBA from University of Michigan's Ross School of Business.