Next Generation New York Steering Committee
Leila Ladjevardian is a first generation Iranian-American who grew up in Houston, Texas. Leila attended Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service, majoring in International Politics. After graduating from Georgetown, Leila moved to New York where she worked in fashion marketing at CHANEL and later, Dolce Vita. In 2012, Leila joined NextGen. Throughout her four year tenure in fashion, Leila simultaneously worked with NextGen and committed herself to fundraising, recruiting new members and serving on the Programmatic Committee. Leila is currently a first year student at Columbia Business School and serves as the Vice-Chair of the New York Steering Committee.