Top 100 DIET Champion 2021, DataEthics4All
Laysha Ward is a DataEthics4All Top 100 DIET Champion 2021, and is the Executive Vice President & Chief External Engagement Officer at Target. Laysha is an accomplished C-suite executive with nearly 30 years of leadership experience at a Fortune 50 company. Lausha is a purpose-driven leader with a nationally recognized track record of delivering results, she has demonstrated an ability to navigate rapid change, solve problems, build innovative community programs, and collaborate with key stakeholders in support of business goals and objectives. Laysha is an insightful strategist, highly effective spokesperson and authentic communicator whose work complements her personal purpose, which is to be of service to others, with a focus on women, people of color and other underrepresented communities. DataEthics4All is proud to call Laysha Ward a DIET Champion 2021 for her work in Data and Diversity, Inclusion, Ethics and Equity in Technology and AI to help the Society.
EVP & Chief External Engagement Officer
EVP & Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer
President of Community Relations & Target Foundation
A purpose-driven leader