Living life defined by hope in all that is good, not by the circumstance you face.

Leslie Stickel has been in the Social Service field for 25+ years, working primarily for non-profit agencies and the State of Washington. This has proven to be the perfect arena to gather intriguing stories and to learn about the human spirit. She has worked with homeless women, children and veterans, at risk youth, victims of domestic violence, disabled adults, families and the elderly. She has been a guest speaker for area business, universities, high schools, church groups, charitable ministries and has appeared in the media multiple times throughout her career. She is the author of Hope Defined, an intimate and honest look into how she survived the suicide of her mother.

Leslie Stickel, speaker and author of HOPE DEFINED