Lesley Israel is accomplished in the field of political consulting. Her work in the Jewish community is celebrated worldwide. Above all, she is a loving wife, mother and grandma. The purpose of this website is to inspire the younger generations (especially women) who are wondering if they, too, can have it all!
Lesley Israel has had a very extensive career in the political world. She served as Senior Vice President for over a decade at The Kamber Group, a public relations and advertising firm, with an emphasis on problem solving for clients faced with serious image challenges, image development and general public relations services. She also served as President & CEO of Politics, Inc., a full-service political consulting firm that worked extensively in local, congressional, and statewide races nationwide. She served on the national presidential campaign staffs for Hubert Humphrey, Scoop Jackson, Birch Bayh, and Teddy Kennedy. Click Here to Keep Reading
This new installment of Work That Matters is all about political campaigns; old ones, new ones, what's changed and what remains the same. And there couldn't be a more suitable guide through this unique world than Lesley Israel, who has spent her entire adult life—and parts of her childhood—immersed in the world of politics and government. In this fifth installment, Lesley discusses her time on the Hubert Humphrey campaigns, as well as those of Teddy Kennedy, Scoop Jackson and Birch Bayh. Join her on an exciting journey through her political past! Click here to stream the fifth episode right now.
The fourth episode of Lesley Israel's wonderful, new podcast, Work That Matters, arrives today. Rather than talking politics, war and current events, this time Lesley is turning her focus on the work that matters most: family. And she has a lot to say. During a brisk twenty minutes, she covers marriage, kids, grandkids, good times, not-so-good times, and, more than once, Gene Kelly. Click here to stream the new episode right now! Also, you can read the full article and more by clicking the brand new Family section of this site.
The third installment of Lesley Israel's celebrated new podcast, Work That Matters, premieres today. This episode follows its two predecessors by building on their proven formula, but also taking it in some exciting, new directions. Lesley addresses the overturning of Roe v. Wade, a development that will shape our country for generations to come. Our host also discusses the passing of her son in a touching, heartfelt moment that cuts through the political noise like a knife. To listen to the new episode, click here.
Lesley Israel's Work That Matters series has unveiled its second episode today. After setting the stage nicely with the premiere show, Lesley is now leading us into even more exciting territory, as she discusses her time abroad, promoting and preserving democracy. She has also begun to address the current political climate of the United States, offering her common sense approach in these scary and turbulent times. To listen to the new episode, click here.
Lesley Israel recently took part in the first of four interviews that will make up a very special, multi-part news series known as Work That Matters. Throughout 2022, this exciting feature will explore Ms. Israel's celebrated career in the areas of politics, faith and family. She will also touch on current events like the current war in Ukraine.
Accompanying each article will be an audio component (think mini-podcast) focusing on key highlights of this highly anticipated interview with one amazing woman!