President and CEO, William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation
Funders Together Board Member
Leslie is the President and CEO of the William J. and Dorothy K. O'Neill Foundation. Prior to her current position, she served as Vice President and the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland. There she led the Foundation’s program team to develop targeted, outcomes-based approaches for its grantmaking and non-grantmaking activities. She was also the project manager for the Foundation’s Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood education initiative.
Prior to joining the Foundation in 2006, Ms. Perkul served in various capacities for the Cleveland office of the Enterprise Foundation until 2003. She provided training and technical assistance to community-based organizations in the areas of community planning and program development.
Ms. Perkul holds a Master’s degree in urban studies from Cleveland State University and a B.A. in psychology from Indiana University.