Janet Lees

Senior Director, SFMade

Janet Lees serves as Senior Director of SFMade and played a lead role in launching the organization in 2010. Viewed as a national model, SFMade is the only organization of its kind to create a locally branded platform and provide industry specific support to the manufacturing sector in San Francisco. Janet oversees all of SFMade’s key program areas including sourcing, education and advising and the local brand platform. In addition Janet is responsible for managing key strategic partnerships , heads up the organization’s marketing and communications strategy, and currently serves as chair of Mayor Ed Lee’s Fashion SF apparel manufacturing initiative.