Leslie Johnson is an Executive Director and Wealth Advisor with J.P. Morgan Wealth Management. Drawing on her experience through many market cycles, she delivers advisory guidance that addresses the specialized needs of business owners, entrepreneurs, high-net-worth individuals and multi-generational families to help them grow and preserve their capital.
Leslie takes a goals-based approach and works directly with clients to understand the specific vision they have for their wealth. She develops asset allocations that reflect each individual’s attitude toward risk and taps the award-winning research team and professional services of J.P. Morgan to care for banking and other comprehensive requirements. Leslie has a particular interest in helping steer people through the uncertainties of financial transitions. She considers herself a reliable resource for her clients and enjoys working with individuals who value high-touch service.
With a career that has spanned more than 35 years, Leslie worked her way up the investment management ladder. She held roles at Kidder Peabody, Paine Webber and Prudential Financial before joining J.P. Morgan predecessor firm in 2005. Leslie’s conversational style and caring nature complement her deep institutional background. She is pleased to work for a firm that emphasizes placing clients first.
Growing up on a horse farm in Pennsylvania, Leslie was influenced by her Dad, a Banker, who ignited her interest in the markets. She attended Bucknell University, where she earned a B.A. in Economics. While in school, Leslie was involved in campus life and joined the Delta Delta Delta sorority. She remains active with her alma mater and relishes connecting with fellow Tri Delts.
Leslie is involved in her local community and sits on the Eagles Mere Golf Club membership committee. She and her golden retriever, Ellie Mae, participate with The Good Dog Foundation. Leslie is creative by nature and expresses her ideas through decorating, designing, cooking and entertaining. She has a love of the outdoors and enjoys spending time at her weekend home in Pennsylvania.