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Lisa Cummings, MBA
Lead Through Strengths

Lisa has 25 years of experience and an MBA in Business Management. Her experiences range from the financial services industry to technology, and she has played roles that range from trainer to marketing executive to CEO. As a Gallup Certified StrengthsFinder Performance Coach, she has delivered events to over 13,500 people in 14 countries, and helps leaders improve performance on their teams by tapping into each person’s strengths. You can see her featured in places like Harvard Business Publishing, Training Magazine, and Forbes. Her popular podcast, Lead Through Strengths, has reached over 175,000 listeners around the world.

Website: www.leadthroughstrengths.com

Shelley Row, P.E., CSP
Insightful Leadership

Shelley is an Inc. Magazine top 100 leadership speaker and one of eight engineers who is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP). Through her own experience, interviews with dozens of executives, and neuroscience, she has designed ways to grow your bottom-line through enhanced decision-making, motivation and teaming. Her work was featured in Forbes, Fast Company, HuffPost Business and Smartblog on Leadership. She studied with the NeuroLeadership Institute and is certified with the International Coach Federation. She is President of the National Speakers Association Washington, DC chapter, and is the author of four books including Think Less, Live More: Lessons From a Recovering Overthinker.

Website: www.shelleyrow.com

Maura Thomas, MBA, CSP
Regain Your Time

Maura Nevel Thomas is an award-winning international speaker and trainer on individual and corporate productivity and work-life balance, and the most widely-cited authority on attention management. Her clients include the likes of the U.S. Army, Old Navy, and L'Oreal. She is a TEDx Speaker, founder of Regain Your Time, author of three books, and was named a Top Leadership Speaker for 2018 in Inc. Magazine. Maura is frequently cited as an expert in major business outlets including Forbes, Fast Company, and Huffington Post, and she’s also a regular contributor to the Harvard Business Review, with articles there viewed over a million times.

Website: www.maurathomas.com