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Leslie Ridle, Commissioner

Leslie has served as the Deputy Commissioner at the Department of Administration for the Walker Administration. Her portfolio includes the Divisions of Personnel and Labor Relations, Shared Services, Motor Vehicles, Facilities Management, the Public Defender Agency, Office of Public Advocacy and the Alaska Public Offices Commission. Leslie is also directly involved in labor negotiations, legislative issues, and communications.

Leslie is a 50-year Alaskan who grew up in Douglas and Anchorage. Her professional background includes teaching, as well as government service in Anchorage, Washington, D.C, and Juneau.

As Commissioner, Leslie will oversee the functions of the department and ensure uninterrupted delivery of services to state agencies as well as the public.