President, Green Century Funds
Started on staff: 1985-2004; 2012-present
B.A., summa cum laude, Boston College
Green Century Funds has been a leader in environmentally responsible investing for more than 25 years. As the firm’s President, Leslie focuses on current and emerging investment strategies, business development and impact investing program. She is a frequent speaker on environmentally responsible and sustainable investing. She has led Green Century Funds to triple its assets under management since she started, while also leading an award-winning shareholder advocacy campaign. She was named to Barron’s 2023 list of the 100 Most Influential Women in U.S. Finance. Leslie grew up in Connecticut, lives outside Boston, and has adopted the Lower East Side as a favorite spot ever since her daughter moved there.