Leslie Ann Akin’s path led to her becoming a dynamic and humorous speaker and author. She worked as a professional clown for 16 years, performed twice at the White House and toured with a circus. She was a jazz deejay in San Francisco for 12 years and found herself designing CD art for deejay musicians. She returned to clowning as a strategist and teacher in 2017, with her book A Fool’s Guide to Clowning and founded a Facebook group by the same name. Leslie Ann publishes JestForClowns, a digital magazine for professional clowns.
Leslie Ann Akin