Leslie Besl, 1st Ward

  1. Appointed to City Council in September 2017, Leslie is filling the unexpired term of Bob Myron, who passed away in July 2017.  

    Leslie's family was transferred to Fairfield from the Chicago area when she was seven years old. Her family declined additional transfers because they loved the area so much, and are still residents.

    A graduate of Fairfield High School, Leslie earned a bachelor's degree in business and marketing from Morehead State University.

    Community Affiliations
    As a former volunteer for the City, Leslie has served on the City's Parks & Recreation Board and the Cultural Arts Advisory Committee.

    She has been the Chief Staff Officer at Butler-Warren Association of Realtors since 1998. Prior to this, she was with West Shell Realtors in Career Development.