Principal Fellow, AI & Analytics

Leslie Welch is a Lead Data Visualization Developer at Excella with over 13 years of experience in automation, data analysis and visualization, and strengthening organizations’ knowledge of data. She has worked end to end in the data arena from capture to database design/engineering and ETL to analysis and dashboard design. She is passionate about data governance, truth telling in data, and she creates collaborative environments across data practitioners and the numerous data stakeholders. Leslie is actively involved in many tech meetups in the DC Area including Data Viz DC, Data Ops DC, Tech Talk DC, Lesbians Who Tech, and DC Women Who Code. Leslie also serves as co-lead for Excella’s Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Ambassadors team, working to build a more inclusive culture within Excella as well as partner with outside organizations to increase opportunities for communities underrepresented in technology.

Summits Attended: 2022 SF

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.