Our Co-Founders

After decades of working the productivity side of the equation, both Mark Linsz and Dr. Leslie Braksick are excited to lead a firm focused on creating purpose for retiring executives, and in doing so, to help employers value their talent through the entire employee lifecycle. Mark and Leslie have pulled together an amazing team ready to help clients transition to their next seasons!

Mark D. Linsz

circle-markPrior to co-founding My Next Season, Mark spent twenty-seven years at Bank of America in various senior management positions, including Corporate Treasurer. In addition, Mark has been a member of the Board of Directors of BlackRock, Deposit Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC), and Opportunity International. He currently sits on the boards of Corporate Capital Trust II and CNL Strategic Capital, which invest primarily in the debt and equity of privately owned companies, as well as LifeNet International and African Bible Colleges.

Leslie W. Braksick, PhD, MPH

circle-markPrior to co-founding My Next Season, Leslie spent twenty-one years with management consulting firm, CLG, a company she co-founded and led as its Chairman, President/CEO while serving as an executive advisor to CLG’s most senior clients. Leslie’s books and articles are widely read and trusted by companies and business schools. Teaching leadership, Leslie’s writings showcase exemplary corporations that have successfully transformed their performance by focusing on behavior and leading through change.

Mark and Leslie are thought leaders in the area of retirement transitions and are excited to lead this first-to-market company at a time when it is so desperately needed.