A gifted musical leader, Leslie has served our church directing the Chancel Choir, Handbells, and Children’s choirs as well as overseeing 5 musical groups within the music department. She has been faithfully serving Canyon Hills Presbyterian Church as Minister of Music for the past 21 years. Leslie received her undergraduate degree in Music and a Master Degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Irvine. Prior to her position at Canyon Hills, she served as Minister of Music at St. Norbert Catholic Church. She taught music for 6 years with the Chino Unified School District.
Leslie is married to Bill Berger, a computer instructor and manager for New Horizons Computer Learning Center. They are in their 11th year of homeschooling their three children, Aubrey, Samantha, and Claire. The entire family is very active at Canyon Hills having served under organizations such as Mexico Mission, Mercy House, Illumination Foundation, Presbyterian Women and participates in various youth activities. In their free time, the Berger family hosts summer Movie nights on their garage door, participates in the Annual Koronaburg Renaissance Festival and spends time relaxing in Big Bear.