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Kathleen Mclean Begins as Executive Director

Let’s Share the Sun Announces Newly Named Executive Director: Kathleen McLean

The Let’s Share the Sun Foundation is proud to announce that Kathleen McLean has been named the new Executive Director of the Foundation, effective December 28, 2015.

Kathleen is a motivational speaker, trainer, facilitator and business coach who has over 20 years of experience inspiring leadership in individuals and organizations. She is the President of the McLean Group – specializing in leadership development, team building, and organizational health. Kathleen has built over 35 leadership teams utilizing her skills and her uncanny ability to connect, inspire and implement strategies that meet the needs of all stakeholders.
Kathleen received her Bachelor's Degree in Social Work from Buffalo State College, a Master's Degree in Social Work (Management Concentration) from the State University of New York at Albany and a Master's in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Empire State College.
Let’s Share the Sun Co-Founder Nancy Brennan-Jordan explains, “Our board enthusiastically extended this opportunity for Kathleen to lead the organization into the future. As a Haitian-American fluent in Creole, we saw Kathleen’s tremendous gifts in action during our recent solar installation in Haiti. She connected with both Haitian and American youth, while translating important technical details to assure a successful solar installation. More than all this, she demonstrates a positive spirit to all activities that attracts participation, trust, and success.”
Kathleen is currently the Vice-President of the American Marketing Association Program Committee local chapter. Kathleen traveled to Haiti in August 2015 with her daughter, Danielle, as part of the Let’s Share the Sun delegation that installed solar at the St. Gabriel’s School in Fontaine.
Please feel free to reach out to Kathleen by email at  or via phone at 518-326-1104.