As the president and founder of Life Meets Work, Kyra Cavanaugh works with organizations to start (or often revitalize) workplace flexibility programs. Kyra has consulted, coached and trained HR and work/life professionals and managers at universities, non-profits, Women’s Bureau, U.S. Dept of Labor, and corporations like McDonald’s, Bank of America and Sara Lee Corporation. In 2011, she received the Work-Life Rising Star Award from AWLP, recognizing outstanding contributions to the field. She is a nationally recognized speaker, regularly presenting on flexible workplace issues, work/life and telework. Kyra’s expertise has made her a go-to media resource, and her opinions have been sought after by news organizations such as Crain’s, Chicago Tribune, Women’s Health, and WorkingMother Media.