This year’s conference includes a special focus on Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion Programming. Workshops that will address this overarching theme include [RJ] after the session title.

Leslie Ginzel

The Beacon
Program Director
Houston TX
Leslie S. Ginzel is an attorney and the current program director for Beacon Law, a program of The Beacon, which provides essential and next step services to restore hope and help end homelessness in Houston. Leslie routinely presents on areas of expertise and engages to support system change through her work locally and nationally through the ABA Commission on Homelessness and Poverty. Leslie holds an honors degree in Philosophy and Public Health from the University of Houston, a Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law, and is a 2018 graduate of the Rice University Leadership Institute for Nonprofit Executives. Leslie serves on area boards for nonprofits supporting workforce development and other initiatives supporting the restabilization of the community.