President, Community Relations, Target
Laysha Ward is president of community relations for Target and a member of its executive committee. She oversees the corporation’s domestic and international grantmaking, community sponsorships, cause-marketing initiatives, volunteerism, and other civic activities. Ward serves on the boards of directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service, the Executive Leadership Council, and Denny’s Corporation. She is also a member of the Aspen Institute’s Commission on No Child Left Behind, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, and The Links, an international woman’s service organization.