Leslie Salazar (she/her/hers)

Manager of Donor Relations

1 years in education
1 years at The Mind Trust

As Manager of Donor Relations, Leslie Salazar collaborates with The Mind Trust’s development team to create and execute a strategy for expanding individual and corporate giving. Salazar finds engaging ways for the Indianapolis community to connect with and support The Mind Trust’s mission of ensuring every Indianapolis student, no exceptions, has access to a great school. 

Previously, Salazar was the Healthcare Marketing Specialist at TrendyMinds. Salazar was also the Program and Event Coordinator for the 500 Festival, where she oversaw an award-winning volunteer program that supported nearly 50 events and programs. She has also held roles in corporate and community engagement with United Way of Central Indiana and Sun King Brewery. Salazar earned a bachelor’s degree in public relations, advertising, and applied communications from IUPUI.