This bio is current as of 2021.
K Leszczak is an interdisciplinary, collaborative leader with international (to include outer space) public policy, real estate, and start-up experience. Her experience spans over ten years with the U.S. Department of State, in various positions to include foreign service officer, area management officer and financial economist.
- 2008 - Boren Scholar; provides support to undergraduates pursuing the study of languages and cultures currently underrepresented in study abroad programs and critical to national security
- 2008 - Pickering Foreign Affairs
- John J. Kennedy Prize for the best senior essay on Latin America (2007): "Protecting the Youth Amidst Violence - Analyzing the Efficacy of Societal Accountability in Protecting the Rights of Children in Latin America"