Leslie Fleming has worked in insurance for more than 25 years in a variety of roles. She has been actively involved in the industry, previously serving as chair of the Canadian Institute of Underwriters, president of the Life Underwriting Board for North America, as a member of the Risk Advisory Board for Medical Information Bureau, and was a committee member on the Association of Life Underwriters (ALU). She has earned the FLMI (Fellow of the Life Management Institute), FALU (Fellow of the Life Underwriters) and her MBA from Dalhousie University.