Rebecca has been in the live meeting and event industry since 1986. She has received numerous awards, serves on key industry associations, advises influential publications and has been a spokesperson at major events. She consults with global companies and associations to help reimagine their positioning and craft their creative content. She functions as a unique combination of executive producer and creative director, helping clients bring their general sessions, product launches, SKOs and marketing initiatives to life. She works tirelessly behind the scenes to bring together the content and staging, source keynote talent, identify appropriate entertainment and manage the collective team to ensure a flawless production. As a partner to Smithsonian Conservation Commons, she helped develop and produce the inaugural Earth Optimism Summit in 2017 and is the Executive Producer for the Earth Optimism 2020 Digital Summit.