Leadership Team

Dawn Lasley
Network Director

Dawn Lasley is a Senior IT Project Manager, with over 15 years of experience. She is currently responsible for leading projects with the public interest in mind to promote financial stability and sustainable economic growth.

Dawn is a member of a variety of groups within her organization; which include 2018 United Way Committee team, Women In Technology Community of Practice (WITCOP), Co-chair Project Management Knowledge Exchange Community of Practice (2016 - 2018), Habitat for Humanity, and Diversity Liaison as part of the Employee Diversity Committee.

As part of her continuing passion towards the advancement of educating women and men from all walks of life in the field of Technology; she's excited more than ever to be a champion of WITI's missions and goals in the Kansas City metro area.

Ria Moss
Network Director

Ria joined The University of Kansas Healthy System in 2010 as a Talent Acquisition Project Lead Recruiter. She is now an ITIL Process Owner in the IT department. She is accountable for the ITIL Change/Release/Incident/Problem/Service Level processes and is responsible for identifying improvements to ensure that the processes continue to be effective and efficient. Ria has a Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management and Marketing from Kansas State University and a MBA from Baker University.

Ria is passionate about empowering women and promoting women (and girls) in technology and STEM fields. She is excited about being part WITI since her first conference in 2019 and developing the new network in Kansas City.