At 37 years of age, Leslie is now an accomplished career mortgage broker after serving over 15 years in the industry. He is a proud part owner and broker of East Coast Mortgage Brokers, who were recently awarded the 2022 Canadian Mortgage Awards Brokerage of the Year (under 25 employees), along with the Mortgage Awards of Excellence Regional Brokerage of the Year (Atlantic) for both 2021 and 2022!
Leslie was most recently recognized in 2021 by Canadian Mortgage Professional Magazine’s ‘Hot List’ of movers and shakers in the Canadian mortgage industry, as well as a Rising Star in 2020, as one of the top brokers in the country under 35 by Canadian Mortgage Professional. A perennial top producing broker, Leslie has won numerous awards both nationally and regionally. Best described as an energetic, hardworking and dedicated mortgage professional; Leslie seeks to connect with people and his community. His tireless work ethic and strong family values were instilled while growing up in a rural Newfoundland community of less than 100 people.
Leslie has a team of professionals working side-by-side with him every day to help service his clients the way they deserve to be with exceptional advice and quality care. With the help of his team members, you can expect the very best with each relationship for years to come.
When not working, Leslie volunteers with various non-profit and community groups, which include being a member of the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity Newfoundland and Labrador, and the local chapter of Brokering Wishes, which raises funds to help grant wishes to local children living with life-threatening illnesses, among many other initiatives.
During any free time, Leslie spends his time with his wife Jennifer, his son Lincoln, and dog, Lily in their home in Outer Cove, and either playing hockey or spending time in the great outdoors.