Leslie Parrish is the Operations Manager at Edelen Strategic Ventures. A retired state government employee, Leslie enjoyed an extensive career in public service. She served as the administrative assistant for a Kentucky Lt. Governor, worked on the staff the Legislative Research Commission and in the Office of Kentucky’s Secretary of Finance.
From economic development to the drama of legislative deliberations, Leslie has worked at the commonwealth’s highest levels of government and politics—resulting in an expertise in scheduling, logistics and constituent relations.
At ESV, Leslie calls on these skill-sets daily in managing the operations of a business with interests as diverse as renewable energy, technology and finance.
She makes her home in Lexington and is crazy about her granddaughters Rylee and Harper.