CEO and Co-Founder, Tea Collection
Leigh Rawdon is the CEO and co-founder of Tea Collection, a retailer of children’s fashions inspired by world travel to inspire global connection and curiosity. Tea commits 10 percent of profits to global, grassroots organizations to ensure a better world for children everywhere. While the majority of sales are through TeaCollection.com, the assortment is also available in hundreds of retailers including Nordstrom. The San Francisco Business Times lists Tea as one of the fifteen largest women-owned companies in the Bay Area.
Leigh earned a BA in English from Davidson College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Leigh taught entrepreneurship as a lecturer at Stanford Graduate School of Business, and she is a member of Young Presidents Organization. She enjoys mentoring entrepreneurs as a part of the Female Founders Office Hours organization. Leigh lives in Oakland with her husband and two sons (11 & 13).