J. Elise Keith is the co-founder and CEO of Lucid Meetings and Meeting School, and the author of “Where the Action Is: The Meetings That Make or Break Your Organization”.

She writes the Inc.com “Ask the Meeting Maven” column and is a regular contributor and expert commentator on all things meetings-related for BBC News, the Society for Human Resource Management, IndustryWeek and the Los Angeles Times, among others. As a speaker, educator and enthusiastic champion of excellent meetings, Elise brings inspiration and practical meeting know-how to business leaders worldwide.