Matt Leslie

Matt Leslie

Regional Vice President

Northern California


Matt Leslie is Regional Vice President at the Word & Brown General Agency in San Jose. The Northern California region encompasses 48 counties and stretches from the California-Oregon border south to Monterey, Kings, Tulare, and Inyo counties in Central California.

Working with sales and enrollment staff across the region, Matt provides expert broker training on Word & Brown’s diverse portfolio of health insurance and employee benefits products and services. He also helps brokers and employers understand changing insurance industry and health care regulations.

A California native, Matt entered the health insurance industry in 2012. He joined Word & Brown in 2017. He is active in the Northern California Employee Benefits Council (NCEBC) and a member of the Silicon Valley Association of Health Underwriters (SVAHU).

Previously, Matt was a co-owner and operator of a franchise restaurant and a golf professional.