Staff

Paula Lawrence
Executive Director, Dress for Success Southern Nevada
Paula Lawrence

Experience: Paula is the founder of Keynote Academy and is certified as an internationally recognized Master Protocol and Etiquette Consultant. She has interviewed thousands of applicants, hired hundreds of employees and collaborated with a collection of the world's most elite retailers, corporations, dignitaries, educators and celebrities. She is now sharing her experience and passion for minding your P's and Q's and proper protocol with companies, professionals and students across the country. She is a member of the Program Advisory Committee for the International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Las Vegas, Keynote Speaker and Program Teacher for Hero School Incorporated and the part-time Executive Director of Dress for Success Southern Nevada.

Education: Paula earned her Arts in Communication degree from California State University Fullerton and attended the MBA program at Pepperdine University.

Fun Facts: Paula worked for Walt Disney Corporation where she was introduced to international protocol and social interactions on the grandest scale. Then she climbed the management ranks of industry leader with the United Parcel Service. Then made a successful leap into an entrepreneurial endeavor in mass communications and marketing.