Leslie Matthews is the Chair of The KHEN Board of Directors and she has temporarily, on a volunteer basis, taken on the job of kHEN Development Director. Leslie lives just outside Salida with her husband Ken and their dog Buddy.
Leslie retired from her position as Managing Partner of Matthews & Matthews, a family law firm in Denver Colorado that she owned in partnership with her husband, Ken Matthews for the last decade. During her long career, Leslie has had a number of positions and professions including, Surgical Intensive Care R.N. at The Houston Medical Center, associate attorney with the law firm of Vinson & Elkins in Houston, Breakthrough Project Consultant with companies such as Bayer, Dow Jones, Eli Lilly and Qwest, VP of Operations for Sirna, a Biotech Company in Boulder, Colorado and Interim City Manager for a Denver suburb.
“I love diving into new and interesting endeavors. I have always been a lifelong learner and I have no intention of ever stopping. KHEN is such an important asset to our community and it is so much fun to be part of learning about the evolution of radio and audio media. I feel great about devoting my time to supporting KHEN and its evolution as a community asset. And I love being in Salida.”