Leila assists the organization in developing and managing external relationships, including with donors, stakeholders, partners and political connections. She coordinates all aspects of interactions of relations at the CEO level, prepares the CEO for all meetings, events and activities, and coordinates all board of directors activities, including board meetings and committee meetings. Leila also serves as the primary liaison for all external relationships for the CEO and helps prepare and execute strategies for each.
Prior to joining the League’s staff in 2017, Leila was the director of marketing and communications at Buckingham Luxury Vacation Rentals. She brings with her extensive experience in managing a wide range of administrative tasks, working with a diverse set of stakeholders and supporting teams, customer service skills and a background in education. She has experience working in the nonprofit sector, where she has previously held both lead and coordinating roles within sailing programs in Massachusetts, Maine and here in Tahoe. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geoscience and Environmental Science from Hamilton College.
Leila was born and raised in the Boston area and moved to Lake Tahoe in 2010. She spends her free time enjoying the serene beauty of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountains, hiking, running, sailing, skiing or doing yoga. Leila is excited to make her contribution to Keep Tahoe Blue.