About

Author

Teresa E. Leslie is an anthropologist who holds a Bachelor’s degree from Howard University, a MA from University of South Carolina-Columbia, and a PhD from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

She attributes her educational success to her family’s deep and historical belief in education for self and community improvement.

After living and working on the Dutch Caribbean island of Sint Eustatius for eight years, Teresa recently returned to the United States and currently lives in Baltimore, Maryland.