Leila Simon Design is a creative consultancy specializing in dynamic, creative direction for a wide variety of clients, including many with a focus on the arts, education and creating positive change in the world.

Leila Simon Hayes has 15 years of design experience in some of Boston’s most treasured creative institutions. Leila led the design team as the Creative Director at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, and before that, she served as an Exhibition Graphic Designer at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. She has partnered with visionaries and powerful thinkers throughout Boston and beyond, helping them bring their visions to life in print, on billboards, in galleries and exhibitions, and online. 

Leila’s work has been recognized by the American Alliance of Museums, HOW Design, and Horizon Interactive.  

Leila lives in Boston with her main squeeze and fab kiddos. When she is not working on design projects, you may find her writing songs, drumming in her band, Sensitive Subject, making art, or knitting up a storm.

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