Siobhan McLaughlin Lesley, MBA

Executive Director

Siobhan, Executive Director for Gilda’s Club Kansas City, has over two decades of experience in providing marketing communications and development leadership to some of Kansas City’s most successful and visible marketing communications companies, as well as civic and arts organizations.

Prior to joining Gilda’s Club Kansas City, Siobhan served as vice president and director of client services at Walz Tetrick Advertising and as president and COO at Valentine Radford. 

Siobhan has served on a variety of non-profit boards in the arts and social services sectors.  Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors of The Kansas City Ballet, The Health Forward Foundation’s Community Advisory Committee, and Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey. She is also a trustee of Pembroke Hill School.

Siobhan has her master’s degree from the University of Kansas and a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University.

Siobhan has two lovely daughters; Cianan attends the University of Michigan Law School and Olivia attends the University of Glasgow, Scotland.