Kela Lester

Kela Lester



Member Since

December 2023

Kela, a creative strategist, bridges the worlds of design, people, and business. Among Kela’s commitment to helping organizations grow with purpose, she volunteers as the DC Design Week Executive Chair for AIGA DC, is featured in Harvard Business Review, is a member of the Fall 2023 Creative Ladder Leadership Cohort and is an Events Consultant for Adams Morgan, DC’s most eclectic neighborhood.

Best piece of advice I've ever heard

Block your time!

Practice Area

Placemaking, Strategy/Research/Planning

Focus Area

Brand, Destination Experiences


Cultural, Recreation, Retail, Transportation