Kelley Lang is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Atlanta office and a member of the global Consumer Markets Practice. She is also a member of the Marketing, Sales & Strategy Officers and Human Resources Officers practices.


Kelley has more than a decade of executive search experience working in both the Atlanta and Chicago offices, working with clients in consumer-facing organizations within the Fortune 500 and emerging growth companies that are private equity backed or founder led. Her functional expertise spans general management, commercial leadership roles, human resources, R&D and innovation across numerous consumer sectors, including fast-moving consumer goods and hospitality.

She has extensive experience recruiting impactful senior leaders across functions that drive improved commercial capability, increased revenue, customer loyalty, and employee engagement. She supports her clients through the creative identification and attraction of game-changing talent that can elevate company performance in the evolving, highly competitive global marketplace.

Prior to her career in executive search, Kelley worked in various talent development roles at Wells Fargo. Her responsibilities included developing and delivering training across the cash management division, conducting leadership assessments, and launching a new digital learning platform.


University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, MBA

North Carolina State University, BS in Business Management and BA in Spanish

Philanthropy and Service

Kelley served as an associate board member for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.