Leisel grew up in Long Island, NY and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication with an English minor from the University of Pittsburgh. Since graduating, she has worked in the financial industry, acquiring Series 6, 7, 24 and 66 registrations along the way.
During her 1L year, Leisel served as Senator for the Student Bar Association. She is currently a 3L at the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in Washington, DC and serves as National Parliamentarian on the Executive Board of the National Bar Association Law Student Division for the 2020-2021 bar year.
In her free time, Leisel enjoys reading and international travel.