JULIA SCHMIDT is an award-winning Executive Assistant with over 20 years of experience working in different industries. She is known for being a passionate advocate for people development and in helping others succeed and embrace their leadership skills. Julia is an active networker and mentor and a proud graduate of the University of Norway with a master’s degree in Portuguese Language and Literature and has also studied Business Administration. Follow Julia on LinkedIn. Julia is the author of The Executive Secretary Guide to Building a Successful Career Strategy, available now on Amazon. Julia is also part of our Speaker Bureau. If you are interested in Julia training your Assistants or speaking at your event, either virtually or in person, please visit executivesupportmagazine.com/speaker-bureau.
EVON WOOD, CCMF, CAP is an accomplished professional with a heart for service. She has several years of experience operating within senior-level administration, including supporting executives, leadership teams, and organizational governing bodies. Evon’s strengths are leadership team coordination and productivity, organizational communications, cross-functional project management, employee engagement, and workplace culture. As a lifelong learner, Evon has been consistent in attaining and maintaining credentialed designations as well as participating in active leadership and governance within several professional organizations. One of her greatest joys is being an advocate for the ongoing growth and development of administrators around the world.