High Performing EA Summit

Join the Cabinet community virtually for our 1st Annual High Performing EAs Summit.

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APRIL 22-23


The Summit takes place during Administrative Professionals’ Week.


We’ll be digging deep on some wide-ranging topics

How to think like a CEO

Communicating professionally through video conferencing

Driving performance through collaboration software

Self Care and the EA

Administrative Team Organizational Excellence

The Future of Business Travel Management

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We have a spectacular lineup of coaches, authors, and thought-leaders

Maggie Jacobs

Maggie Jacobs is passionate about driving positive change and growth for individuals, teams, executives, and organizations. She has spent 10+ years working with C-Suite Executives where she has excelled in turning the seemingly impossible into possible. From her own personal journey, Maggie has developed a philosophy that strength and resilience can be found in looking for solutions to problems with open, honest, and authentic communication – and then taking decisive action. Today, she speaks, writes, trains, and advises individuals on achieving more, transcending the boundaries of their own perception. Download a free chapter of The Elevated EA: Find Your Voice and Own Your Future as an Executive Assistant here.

Lauren Bradley

Lauren Bradley is the founder of The Officials, an online platform that empowers assistants through community, courses and coaching. She is passionate about providing affordable and accessible training to the industry. Her career as an award-winning assistant spans over fifteen years, where she has worn many hats including office manager, executive assistant, virtual assistant and private PA to HNWIs. A truly international powerhouse, Lauren is a corporate trainer, mentor and speaker. She is originally from Pittsburgh, PA but now lives in London where you can find her constantly neglecting her cup of tea.

Steve Friedman

Steve Friedman is one of New York City’s top communications and public speaking coaches. He is a working actor, director and coach with over 30 years of experience in theater, film, television, print work, voiceover and teaching. He believes that “whenever we open our mouths in public, we are public speaking.” He uses a variety of techniques to help clients express themselves and stretch past their comfort zones, meeting them where they are and encouraging them to learn to live with more confidence and connection to themselves and others. He’s parlayed his theatrical experience into a proven communications methodology to help his clients succeed.

Jillian Hufnagel

Jillian has been partnering with Executives for over two decades in; start-ups, SaaS, Healthcare, Education and Cyber Security which has given her a unique vantage point. As the “right hand” to five CEOs she’s been a strategic partner to their leadership benches, investors, and boards. She has been a trusted advisor during; IPO preparations, multiple M&As, major leadership bench rotations, product & brand pivots, as well as limited restructuring and company dissolution.Her coaching clients span a wide range of industries, verticals, funding stages, and functional areas. One thing they all have in common: they are actively seeking growth and taking ownership of their journeys with Jillian as a guide. Her approach as a coach starts with accountability with the client first, team effectiveness second, and broader organizational influence last.As the Head of Culture and Human Capital at, Jillian owns the embodiment of the organization's culture and human experience throughout the ecosystem of the internal and extended Slim team.

Lacretia Adamski

Lacretia Caldwell Adamski has 15 years of experience supporting C-suite executives in multiple industries including SaaS, health administration, higher education, and government. Throughout her career, she has also formed and managed administrative teams. Lacretia currently serves as a senior executive assistant at Salesforce, where she provides direct support to both the President, Global Public Sector and to the CEO, EMEA Public Sector while leading an international administrative team of 11 that globally supports over 1,000 employees.

Michael Clark

Michael Clark has over thirteen years of senior executive administrative and business operations management leadership experience. He has managed family-owned and operated businesses, high-growth startups, not for profits, to publicly traded, Fortune 1000 companies (Amazon Web Services & Microsoft). He has managed diverse, brilliant, innovative, and driven executives, their teams, and their respective businesses. He thrives on intuitive collaboration, highly-values relationships, loves business challenges, and dealing with fast-paced, highly-confidential, and often ambiguous environments.

Annie Croner

Annie Croner is a career EA and founder of Whole Assistant, an online platform & community, formed to provide a positive place where assistants can go to transform their lives and uplevel their careers. Through the avenues of coaching, training, and video, Annie has made it her focus to help assistants achieve their goals and manage everything on their plates, while finding freedom from overwhelm and burnout.

Over her 18 years as an assistant, Annie has worked for boutique companies across multiple industries including accounting, marketing, nonprofit, and private wealth management. Working in a variety of settings has led to a diverse understanding of the assistant role and the many challenges that often come with it. Annie lives in Denver, Colorado where she enjoys green smoothies, her family, and an occasional evening of Latin dancing. To learn more about Annie and Whole Assistant, please visit

Hallie Warner

Hallie Warner serves as Chief of Staff to the Founder and CEO of Adam Hergenrother Companies. She is also the co-author of The Founder & The Force Multiplier: How Entrepreneurs and Executive Assistants Achieve More Together. 

Hallie has worked side-by-side with Adam Hergenrother for over nine years, ensuring that Adams vision is clarified, communicated, and executed. Hallie also provides strategic counsel to key leaders within the organization and leads special projects focused on the growth of the organization. 

In her free time, Hallie pursues her hobbies: reading, blogging, kayaking, and traveling, preferably to the beach. She lives in Williston, Vermont with her husband, Bill, and their dog, Karma.

Marie Herman

Marie Herman CAP, OM, ACS, MOSM is the owner of MRH Enterprises LLC, which provides speaking, writing, and training services, as well as corporate consulting to help administrative professionals advance their careers. 

Ms. Herman conducts seminars and workshops around the world. She leads online study groups for a variety of certifications, including the Certified Administrative Professional exam and the Microsoft Office Specialist. Marie also offers regular webinars on advanced computer topics and professional and career development. Her articles have been published in numerous websites, newsletters and magazines, including a regular column in Executive Secretary Magazine. 

Marie previously supported the Chief Technology Officer of the Fermi National Accelerator Lab, a Department of Energy (DOE) high energy physics lab and prior to that position, the Chairman Emeritus of ServiceMaster, a Fortune 1000 company. 

In addition to being a Certified Administrative Professional with an Organizational Management specialty, Ms. Herman is also a Microsoft Office Specialist, certified at the Master level in multiple versions of Microsoft Office.

Ebony Belhumeur

Ebony Belhumeur is a millennial mom, Silicon Valley-based Executive Assistant and Curator at blog – A Guide for Assistants in the New Era. Her previous roles include supporting the President and CEO of Sephora, an LVMH Company, as well as the Founder and CEO of Twitch post-1B acquisition by Amazon. Currently, Ebony partners with the Founder and CEO of a global Fintech company based in Palo Alto working at the cutting edge of blockchain technology. In college, she studied Philosophy & Communications and was the recipient of the prestigious Bovero-Tabor Award for excellence in public speaking and debate.

Jenn Broadbent

Result-driven professional with 20+ years of experience spanning multiple industries and a broad range of responsibilities. A caring and assertive leader; utilizing observation, curiosity and empathy to understand business needs, match talent, technology, & people to fill those needs while fostering an environment of perpetual learning & team building.

Summit Agenda


8:00am - 8:15am


Julia Hawkins & Evan Kesten
Co-Founders of Cabinet

8:15am - 8:45am

Department of Yes

Lauren Bradley
Founder of The Officials

8:45am - 9:30am

Future of Managing Business Travel

Julia Hawkins (Moderator), Co-Founder of Cabinet
Jens Wohltorf, Co-founder & CEO Blacklane
Larry Silman, Global Sales Manager at Egencia
Laura Swallows, Director, Team Engagement + Executive Assistant to Co-Founder at Global Prairie
Michelle Vaughn, Executive Assistant to CEO at TripActions

9:30am - 10:00am

Networking Activity

10:00am - 10:15am


10:15am - 11:15am

Keynote: The Elevated EA

Maggie Jacobs
Author of The Elevated EA

11:15am - 11:45am

Driving Performance Through Collaboration Software

Marie Herman
Corporate trainer, speaker and coach


8:00am - 8:30am

Communicating Effectively Over Video Conference

Steve Friedman
Communications & Public Speaking Coach

8:30am - 9:30am

Think Like a CEO

Hallie Warner
Co-author of The Founder & The Force Multiplier

9:30am - 10:00am

The Secret to Doubling Your Productivity

Annie Croner
Career EA and Founder of Whole Assistant

10:00am - 10:30am

Networking Activity

10:30am - 10:45am


10:45am - 11:30am

Admin Team Organizational Excellence

Jillian Hufnagel (Moderator), Head of Culture and Human Capital at
Ebony Belhumeur, CPC, Executive Assistant to Founder & CEO at Protocol Labs
Lacretia Adamski, Senior Executive Assistant at Salesforce
Jenn Broadbent, Director of Administrative & Communications Support

11:30am - 12:00pm

Self Care and the EA

Michael Clark
Executive Assistant, Amazon Web Services


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