Leslie Kola is the Raynham Community Liaison for DICE and has been with the organization since its inception. Leslie has been on a journey to create safe space for younger LGBTQ youth and their families, advocate for the BIPOC community, and supports all human differences that make up Bridgewater, Raynham and surrounding towns.
Leslie’s community involvement includes the treasurer of the Early Childhood Parents Organization for the Merrill Elementary School and the co-creator of the STEM initiative, RaynWater STEAM. Currently she is the Community Reader Coordinator for the Raynham Association of Volunteers for Education and the President of the Raynham Middle School Parents Organization.
Leslie graduated from Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School earned a Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Stonehill College. She continued courses in early childhood education and began her career in teaching at a private school in Wellesley. She has a passion for education reform and continues to advocate for best practices in our schools.
Leslie lives with her husband, three children and pet bunnies in Raynham.