By: Adam Goodreau
On Thursday, March 10th, Miami University’s Women in Leadership Symposium welcomed Judy Smith, founder and president of Smith & Company and inspiration for drama series “Scandal”, to present to students and faculty. Smith & Co. serves government, corporate, individual and non-profit clients through crisis management and communications. Smith consulted for high-profile clients such as Monica Lewinsky, Senator Craig from Idaho, NFL quarterback Michael Vick, and the family of Chandra Levy.
Smith is a practiced individual in the field of crisis management. Smith has provided management to heads of state on matters in nations including the Philippines, Haiti, Jamaica and Zimbabwe. Today, Smith continues involvement with domestic issues on the housing crisis, education and economic development.
Advice from Judy Smith on leading through crises: