Keynote Speakers


Shelley Row

Shelley Row, P.E., CSP works with forward-thinking managers and leaders to grow their skills, their organization and their bottom line. She does that by enhancing their infotuitive skills and bringing more insight into their leadership.

Shelley’s work is grounded in more than just her research. Her life experiences taught her to think, feel, and act… and it made all the difference.

Shelley’s interactive style and engaging stories create a memorable experience that leaves participants ready to immediately apply what they learned. Plus, she provides follow-up activities so that participants are more likely to remember what they learn. Shelley is also the NSA-DC Chapter President for 2016/2017.

Shelley presents Wednesday, June 12th at 9:00 am


Andrew Tarvin

Andrew Tarvin is the world’s first Humor Engineer teaching people how to get better results while having more fun.

Through his company, Humor That Works, Andrew has helped more 25,000 people at 250+ organizations—including P&G, GE, ESPN, Microsoft, the U.S. Navy, PepsiCo, and the International Association of Canine Professional—learn to be more productive, less stressed, and happier. Combining his background in business with his experience as an international comedian, his programs are engaging, entertaining, and effective.

Prior to starting his company, Andrew was a top-rated project manager at Procter & Gamble, managing million dollar projects for a $350 million business. He is also an accomplished comedian, having performed in more than 1,000 shows all around the world.

Andrew is the best-selling author of Humor That Works: 501 Ways to Beat Stress, Increase Productivity, and Have Fun at Work, has been featured in The Wall Street JournalForbes, and FastCompany, and his TEDx talk has been viewed over 700,000 times. He has delivered programs in 50 states, 18 countries, and 1 planet (Earth). He loves the color orange and is obsessed with chocolate.

Andrew presents Tuesday June 11th at 9:00am

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