Leslie Noland earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communication from The University of Georgia. She worked for Lincoln Financial Advisors in Atlanta from 1993-1999. Leslie retired from her role as Vice President of the Employee Benefits Division to focus her energy on her family and community. She is an avid supporter of many local charities. She serves on the Friends of Pediatrics Board at Bridgeport Hospital and is a tireless supporter of the Bridgeport Rescue Mission , having recently founding the Thanks4Giving Fairfield volunteer team. She also regularly donates her time to the Community Plates organization. She is a Past President of her children’s elementary school PTA. While her sons attended Fairfield Country Day School, Leslie served as Co-President of the Parents Association and was a Chairwoman of their Gala in 2014. She currently is a Trustee on the Board. In November of 2016, Leslie joined the non-profit End Allergies Together to head their marketing efforts.