Born and raised in Dallas, Leslie Nuñez started dancing in the Dance Academy at W.E. Greiner Middle School concentrating on ballet, modern, lyrical and folklorico. She attended Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and then completed her high school career at Sunset High School. Leslie danced with Sunset Dance Company for three years, serving as Captain her senior year.
Leslie was a member of the TWU Pioneer Pride Dance Team and currently teaches ballet folklorico with Alma y Corazón Tejano Ballet Folklorico.
Leslie currently attends Texas Woman’s University majoring in Nursing. Her future goal is to become a registered nurse