The times she has led in the past were when she possessed a unique relationship to the situation. I suspect this is going to be the case for X-Men Red.
But I really can't wrap my head around that lineup. Nightcrawler is the only one that knows her.
I know writers like to generate new things so they like making bizarre lineups, but c'mon! Most important thing to me are characters and their connections to each other.
Ok, maybe I just wanted to see a bunch of my favorite characters in the same book together, but come on Bendis practically made a career out of it.