Locations

Sarasota/Manatee

Cape Coral

Naples

Clewiston

Executive Director

Executive Director, Leslie Steiner

Executive Director of United Cerebral Palsy of Southwest Florida …..including but not limited to Bradenton/ Sarasota, Cape Coral, Naples and Clewiston

Leslie Steiner is a Florida native; born in Tampa.  She relocated to Cape Coral when she was 4 years old.  Leslie attended local schools and graduated from North Fort Myers High School in 1988.  She then attended Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida where she received her Bachelor’s degree majoring in Psychology in 1992.  It was during her time at Palm Beach Atlantic that she first volunteered with Special Olympics and her field of study changed from Education to Psychology.  She began working with individuals with disabilities during her senior year of college and has been in the field ever since.  Not only does she have experience with Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF/DD), but she was also a Support Coordinator for the Medicaid Waiver program.  Leslie was formerly the Director of Operations for Cape Coral and Clewiston until she moved into the Executive Director position.