Leslie Marie Wright, 33, was born in Washington, D.C to Wenda and Leon Wright on May 8, 1984. Though her family relocated to North Carolina in 1998 after her parents divorced, Wright became determined to let nothing deter her, and to achieve greatness. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro on the Dean’s List and found jobs with UPS, an attorney’s office and retail stores. In 2008, she rekindled her love for writing and speaking, became an author and launched Partiez By Leslie, an event-planning company. She also went on to write several best-selling international books on making money on your own terms and leveraging social media. Later, coined the 911 event planner by her peers and mentors, she also began consulting businesses on visibility and branding. She then launched Front Lines Leadership online community in 2017 to show others how to monetize their career path. Since, Wright has been featured in multiple publications including the Huffington Post, The News & Record, Channel 12, ABC 45 news, The Winston-Salem Journal, the Triad CW, Diamond Diva Magazine, Moms on Main and more. She currently resides in Greensboro, N.C. with her 8-year-old son, Jayden Jackson. She enjoys singing, traveling, shopping and food! She continues today to serve small business owners around the world.