Mother of Michael Brown
Lesley McSpadden is the mother of Michael Brown, the slain Missouri teenager who was killed by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson following an altercation at a convenience store in the suburban St. Louis city in August 2014. Read More >
"Ben [Crump] and Leslie were amazing. We had a capacity crowd of students, faculty and staff. They were both extraordinary. [They were] riveting! Thanks so much for your fine work in getting them to UCONN. It was quite a memorable evening. Fabulous!"
"Those who attended have repeatedly shared the impact of Ms. McSpadden’s presence and story. The program itself has received nothing but positive feedback. Our students and Sun Devil Community so appreciated the opportunity to meet Ms. McSpadden, learn from her experience, and feel empowered by her call to action. Thank you so much for your support in planning the program and please extend our sincerest thank you to Ms. McSpadden for joining us."