Marci Ronald-LeskoExecutive Vice President at United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley
Marci Ronald-Lesko is a collaborator, facilitator, critical thinker, and agent for systems change. Marci currently serves as the Executive Vice President at United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley, where she helps to propel the organization to success and to foster community change.
Marci is responsible for leading the $15M organization’s strategy and integration, Collective Impact community capacity building, and marketing and communications. Marci’s twenty year career in human services have offered experiences in public health, victim services, bullying prevention and intervention, juvenile offender mediation, and education reform. Marci supports and nurtures many community change initiatives across the Lehigh Valley and has offered her expertise and time with several state and national endeavors, notably with United Way Worldwide, the Coalition for Community Schools, and FSG’s Collective Impact Community of Practice and Funders Forum.
Marci is a proud member of Women United and serves on the board for Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley, the Lehigh Valley Launchbox Advisory Council, and the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit & Business Partner Council Board.
Marci has won three distinguished awards in her community—The Human Relations Commission (2005), the Donley Award for Children’s Advocacy (2016) and the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania Take the Lead Award (2017).