MSW Intern Supervisor, Helpline
Leslie Jackson is the MSW Intern Supervisor, Helpline at Autism Society of America. She is also the mother of an Autistic teen son. Her journey with her son inspired her to return to graduate school, and she earned a Masters degree in Social Work in 2020. She has worked as an advocate and volunteer for parents of children with Autism and feeding challenges. In addition, Leslie has worked for pediatric psychiatrists and in pediatric therapy clinics. Leslie is passionate about disability advocacy, hiking, chocolate, and cats.