Bioversity International: research for development in agricultural and tree biodiversity

Bird, Leslie

Director, Finance and Corporate Services

Leslie Bird oversees the finance, administration and IT departments. She is a member of the Senior Management Team and Secretary of Bioversity's Board of Trustees. Leslie's past experiences include management positions at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, Boothbay Harbor, ME USA; Harvard AIDS Institute, Boston, MA USA. She was a Peace Corp Volunteer in Togo, West Africa.


BA and MBA from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY USA.