Leslie Gannon

  • Community Engagement Coordinator


Leslie Gannon is the academic liaison for the Forkenbrock Series on Public Policy committees for individual symposia and other events sponsored by the Public Policy Center; serving as event coordinator for the Forkenbrock Series on Public Policy including supervising the process of procuring facilities, food, and hotel accommodations; and creating and designing all materials including programs and marketing tools such as posters, flyers, postcards, and email messages promoting the Forkenbrock Series on Public Policy.

Prior to joining the Public Policy Center in 2013, Gannon served the university as the Public Relations/Event Coordinator with the College of Nursing for seven years, and Special Events Coordinator at the UI's Center for Advancement prior to that.  

Educational Background

  • BA, Business Administration, Iowa State University, 1990