Young Professionals Board

Kristen Leonard

Strategy & Operations Manager, XL Catlin

Kristen is a Strategy and Operations Manager for XL Catlin’s North America P&C Insurance Group, where she focuses on cultivating and executing strategic projects and initiatives at an enterprise level. She has previously held positions at Chubb (legacy ACE Group) as a Professional Liability Underwriter and at JLT Specialty as an Aviation Broker.
Having graduated with a dual degree in Elementary Education and Child Development from Vanderbilt University, Kristen sought out the Pajama Program after participating in one of its book drives as a way to supplement her passion for childhood literacy to her business-focused life in New York. As a member of her company’s Charitable Giving Board and active Junior League volunteer, Kristen is a firm believer in giving back and supporting communities, and is proud to represent the Pajama Program as Secretary of the Young Professionals Board.