Leslie has been a resident of the Monterey Peninsula for many years and working full time as a realtor since 1989. Exceptional service is her motto. Leslie's customers claim they are so satisfied that they are compelled to refer business. Just one in 25 realtors nationwide can claim to be a Certified Residential Specialist like Leslie. Her familiarity with all areas of the Peninsula is a plus as well as her extensive personal experience with remodeling houses. This experience comes through purchasing, remodeling and selling several local homes in which she played a major role in the remodel process, physically, emotionally and financially.
Leslie has strong ties to the Peninsula. Her mother and father live in Carmel. Her mother, Barbara Johnson, a well-known artist, shows at Carmel Art Association and her son-in-law's gallery, Winfield Gallery. Her father, Jim Johnson, is a retired navy oceanographer and rare book collector, specializing in John Steinbeck. She has two sisters, both artists, one living locally and married to Chris Winfield. The other sister lives in San Miguel De'Allende Mexico, where she is the proprietor of a ceramic tile business. Leslie's passions are real estate, traveling, singing, her animals, mountain biking and conservation.
Leslie is a straightforward person who genuinely enjoys helping people. She is a firm believer in doing the right thing. Sotheby's International Realty is one of the world's most recognized names in real estate, which is a perfect fit for the world-renowned Monterey Peninsula. Leslie is proud to be associated with Sotheby's International Realty.