Leslie is a California native and blue-ribbon (literally) winner from Gilroy. Ask her about her State Fair pie baking entries! Leslie was cooking for her family and friends from a very young age and began building a full-service catering business over 25 years ago. Catering by Leslie Schirle is a personalized, full-service catering & event planning company headquartered in the beautiful Beach Cities area of Los Angeles. Although her kitchen is in the South Bay, she has worked from the Beach cities to Pasadena, Malibu to the Palos Verdes Peninsula.