Once a project is acquired, Leslie pulls together her entitlement team and executes the planning process. Her responsibilities include reviewing plans, directing subcontractors, interfacing with government officials and executing schedules within the project guidelines and budget. Leslie brings a wealth of overall real estate experience to the table for The Rilington Group. Prior to joining Rilington Leslie spent eight years as the Leasing & Property Manager for Old Town La Quinta where she handled all day-to-day operations for the retail, restaurant and office space in the 103,000 square-foot property.
She has also served as the Property Manager for Lexor Builders, Inc., and Granum Partners, Inc., both in Los Gatos, CA. Leslie’s background also includes marketing and escrow experience having worked for such companies as S3 Incorporated, Chicago Title Company and Business and Escrow Service Center.
Locken is active in many community organizations including the Auxiliary Board and Women Leaders Forum.