LESLIE WILKINS - PRESIDENT & CEO, MAUI ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD, INC.

WAILUKU, MAUI

Leslie joined Maui Economic Development Board, Inc. (MEDB) in 1999 to launch its Women in Technology Project (WIT), which serves a statewide constituency of more than 20,000 students, teachers, and industry members each year, including administering regional partnerships. Leslie has served in state and national leadership roles with the Business & Professional Women’s Organization for more than two decades, including national president and foundation chair in 2001-2002. Prior professional experience included a decade in Hawaii’s commercial banking industry and private practice consulting with non-profit organizations on program development, revenue diversification and proposal writing.