Shelagh Donnelly is a professional speaker who has walked the administrative walk in both the private and public sectors. She worked with C-level executives for well over two decades and supported a board of directors for the last decade of that career. Long active in American and Canadian professional networks, she has led numerous initiatives and chaired the board of a national professional association. Shelagh launched Exceptional EA in 2013, and began training and writing full time in 2018. Shelagh writes about administrative and governance careers for a number of publications and is the author of “The Resilient Assistant”, due to be published in 2019.