Nancy Pattarini is President and CEO of The Paige Group, a global marketing and communications consulting firm headquartered in Utica, New York. Pattarini specializes in issue and conflict management, providing facilitation and counseling services for a wide variety of organizational needs including stakeholder engagement, collaborative group processes, and consensus building related to policies and goals. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution at Nova Southeastern University. She also holds a master’s degree in Communications Management from Syracuse University, a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from Utica College, and an associate’s degree in Advertising from Mohawk Valley Community College. Pattarini has been a guest speaker and conducted seminars on topics including Stakeholder Engagement, Identifying Strategic Publics, Corporate Governance/Building Public Trust, Leadership and Change Management, and Building a Brand Culture.