Lesley is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration. She began her career in banking in 1988, with the goal of making a difference in the community. She has gained experience working with business owners across industries including medical, professional services, manufacturers, distributors and nonprofits. Lesley is actively involved in many organizations including an Ambassador for Commerce Lexington, President of the Delta Beta Housing Corporation of Delta Gamma; along with being a member of Women Leading Kentucky, CPAL, and Turning Point Church. She resides in Lexington with her husband. They have two children who are both attending The University of Kentucky. Lesley loves collegiate sports, spending time with family and friends, and traveling.