Leslie Bailey is a journalist, writer, and editor covering a variety of lifestyle subjects from travel, food, style, and auto sports to all things Indianapolis. Currently, she is the lifestyle editor of Indianapolis Monthly magazine.

Previously, as a reporter, columnist, and "Adventuress" for the Indianapolis Star, Bailey was best known for her first-person accounts of experiences ranging from things to do in the city to commentary on topics from fashion to mental health. 

Her work has also been featured in Autoweek, Conrad Magazine, Virgin Australia's in-flight magazine Voyuer, design*sponge and visitindy.com.

Bailey is the co-founder of Style Swap Indy, an active member of the Indianapolis Museum of Art's Fashion Arts Society, and a board member of Coburn Place: A Safe Haven for survivors of domestic violence.