E.L. has 15+ years of experience in event coordination and communications, project management, and operations. From 2013-2016, E.L. worked remotely for an international speakers bureau, providing event planning and logistics support to keynote speakers. She also managed the bureau’s website and online marketing. From 1998-2006, she worked at the American Bankers Association, first as a Public Relations Assistant Manager and then as a Project Manager/Space Planner in the facilities department. As a Space Planner, she managed office space build-outs as part of a major renovation, which included staff relocation, coordinating construction schedules and working closely with architectural firms and engineering consultants. In her public relations role, she wrote press materials, organized press events, and served as a media spokesperson on banking and financial issues. E.L. has a BA in Communications from Old Dominion University.