Leslie Antunes is Chief Growth Officer, where she is responsible for leading Availity’s strategic growth initiatives. In this role, Leslie is working on expanding client relationships, identifying ways to deepen the user experience, and exploring new growth opportunities. She believes that change is a competitive advantage and will be applying that philosophy to develop Availity’s sales, account management, and client services organizations into key growth areas of Availity.
With over 30 years of experience in operations, product development, and sales, Leslie is a proven performer in driving growth for companies in various industries, including healthcare outsourcing, and technology products and services. Before joining Availity, she served as Chief Growth Officer for Alegeus Technologies, a healthcare and benefit payment solution.
Leslie also served as Head of Product, Sales, and Service at Optum and as EVP, Managing Partner, and Chief Operating Officer at Connextions Health.
Leslie lives in Winter Springs, Florida, is an avid swimmer, and enjoys cooking. She also volunteers for Operation Underground Railroad and Harbor House for Domestic Violence.