Starting her career in accounting, Lacey quickly found that her true passion was more creative and turned her focus towards business marketing and events in a wide spectrum of industries, including insurance, legal, HR, technology, financial services and hospitality. Lacey is a true advocate for women's empowerment in the workplace and served as a director for Women in Technology here in Atlanta for three years. She is thrilled to be a part of the TEDx event and looks forward to seeing the impact on Atlanta's female workforce. Born and raised north of Atlanta, Lacey enjoys traveling, reading and spending time outdoors in parks with her dog or on the tennis courts. Her most recent and favorite role is as a new wife and stepmother to two daughters.