Executive Board Leslie Kavanagh

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Leslie kavanagh

executive board member

Leslie has been working in film and television for nearly 20 years. Over the course of her career she has worked her way up from being a Wardrobe Assistant, Costume Truck Supervisor (Harold and Kumar go to White Castle), Set Supervisor (Resident Evil 5, The Saw franchise, The Vow), Costume Buyer (Make Your Move 3D, No Stranger than Love), Assistant Costume Designer (Designated Survivor, Reign, Issues) and now Costume Designer (Man Seeking Woman Season II & III, Seven in Heaven, Mother’s Day and Co‐Costume Design Reign Season II). Leslie’s expertise in working with Stunts and Special Effects is sought out by many features for the Action/Second Units such as Suicide Squad, xXx: Return of Xander Cage, RoboCop, Total Recall and Kick Ass.

Being one of the original members of CAFTCAD, Leslie has been able to watch the growth and progression for just over 10 years.  She has seen CAFTCAD move from a primarily designer based organization to one that has be become inclusive of all the positions within the Costume Department.