Shelley D. Smith is a best-selling author, senior consultant and analyst with Predictive Index, and Founder & CEO of Premier Rapport consulting firm. Her experience over the past 35+ years has earned her a reputation as the Creator of the Culture Inquiry in businesses all along the east coast, and beyond. Her success stems from the strength of her personal approach, asking tough questions to hone in on pain points and areas of growth opportunity. Her focus is around people, talent and culture optimization. She is a certified senior Predictive Index Analyst, Certified Professional Culture Curator, Social Science Officer for M60 and Certified Talent Optimizer.