Managing Director, Girls in Tech Austin, and Strategy PMO, Dell EMC Global Channels, Dell EMC
By Lauren Jones, Photo by Caitlin Candelari
31Leslie Wade, a Texas native, has worked at Dell EMC for 15 years. Currently, she is the leader of the Strategy Program Management Office for the Dell EMC Global Channels Organization. She is responsible for driving critical strategic initiatives throughout the sales organization. Passionate about giving back to her community, she sits on two nonprofit boards, Round Rock Ballet Folklorico and Girls in Tech, an organization that is focused on brining women in technology together to empower young girls to become strong women. Wade uses the Girls in Tech platform to instill confidence in her two daughters. This year, Wade was honored as a Young Hispanic Corporate Achiever by the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility. She has been married to her high-school sweetheart for 12 years and she enjoys exercising, traveling and spending time with friends and family.