Lesley King

Board Member, UGHE

Lesley King graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a BSE in Strategic Management and went on to spend 15 years on Wall Street at JP Morgan as a Managing Director in Fixed Income Sales. A determined social justice advocate, Mrs. King retired from JP Morgan to focus more of her energy on non-profit work, primarily with Partners In Health where she has been an active board member for more than ten years. She has been a board member of UGHE and an integral part of our community since its inception and served as the UGHE Board chair from 2021-2023. Mrs. King also served as Interim COO and Board Chair for Village Health Works, a Partners In Health sister organization operating in Burundi. She recently completed the Distinguished Career Institute program at Stanford University where she continues to help facilitate our partnership with Stanford University. Mrs. King lives in California with her husband and four children.