As the daughter of a career Air Force officer, Lauren Schieffer was uprooted every few years. This imbued her with profound independence and ability to adapt to changing circumstances. The lessons she learned from "The Colonel" have helped her make smart decisions and overcome adversity with humility and a sense of humor. Lauren has navigated most every aspect of corporate America in her career - from trucking to achieving Sales Director status for a global MLM, to managing a non-profit foundation. She has presented in 7 countries to associations, federal, state and local governments, as well as Fortune 500 companies - helping them reduce unnecessary conflict. Lauren is a Certified Speaking Professional through NSA and IFFPS. Able to relate to everyone from staff to C-suite executives, Lauren is a master storyteller, delivering insightful, inspirational and relevant content that empowers people to absorb and act upon what they've heard in a manner that keeps them chuckling!