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Leslie Bender

BCA Financial Services, Inc.
Chief Strategy Officer & General Counsel
Miami, FL
Leslie Bender, IFCCE, CIPP/US, CCCA, CCCO, is a corporate executive and an attorney in the fields of consumer financial protection law and privacy compliance. With over thirty years of practice, Ms. Bender handles compliance, regulatory, transactional, and legal matters for hospitals and financial services companies. She was one of the first privacy officers to be internationally accredited as a Certified Information Privacy Professional. As an accomplished attorney and corporate counsel, Ms. Bender uses her education and experience in roles as a corporate trainer, compliance/privacy officer, regulatory relations advisor, mediator, and prominent speaker and teacher. Currently Leslie is the Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel for BCA Financial Services, Inc., a healthcare focused accounts receivable management and debt collection company. Bender is a Past President of ACA International, the international trade association of credit and collections professionals (ACA) and served as an officer on its Board of Directors from 2011-2015. She has been honored by ACA as its Member of the Year, for Continuous Service, and twice as its Outstanding Instructor of the Year. Bender serves on the Steering Committee of the Consumer Relations Consortium (CRC) and on behalf of the CRC collaborated with Consumer Action in 2017 to provide educational webinars to legal aid offices to assist them with working with consumers on debt collection issues. She earned her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and her Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Notre Dame.

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