Leslie Miller Saiontz is the board chair of Teach For America's Miami-Dade region.

Leslie Miller Saiontz

Job Title
Education Activist & Philanthropist
Harvard University

Leslie Miller Saiontz is a philanthropist, education activist, and impact investor. Leslie is founder of Achieve Miami, a foundation that launches, scales, and develops programs that narrow the achievement gap. Their signature programs include Summer Service Academy, Saturday Service Academy, a Teacher Leadership Fellowship, and a mentoring program for outstanding educators.

Before launching her foundation, Leslie spent decades as a successful entrepreneur in retail and real estate. Leslie’s proudest accomplishment is seeing her five grown children dedicate their time and resources to strengthening their own communities. 

Leslie chairs the board of Teach For America Miami.