Kelly Bishop, CMP, CMM, Director of Leadership, Sponsorship and Customer Programs, Meeting and Event Strategy, Liberty Mutual Insurance
Kelly Bishop is Director of Leadership, Sponsorship and Customer Programs within Meeting Management and Event Strategy (MMES) for Liberty Mutual. In her current role, Kelly enthusiastically inspires and leads a team of six in strategically designing the ultimate attendee experience throughout their meetings and events projects – whether face to face or virtual. Through 14 years with Liberty Mutual, she has designed lasting, impactful and memorable events; such as dinner on the Sydney Opera House stage, to activation of the company’s Team USA sponsorship – which integrated Legacy Olympians into high end programs. Kelly is dedicated to helping others better and develop themselves. She led a mentor program within Liberty and is currently the MMES team sponsor for the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion journey guiding 40 people to understand and gain a comfort level through open conversations to “try on” other’s perspectives and share “below the waterline”. A current goal within the MMES team is to create playbooks, “For the Greater Good”. Kelly is leading the creation of the DEI playbook, aiming to incorporate ideas and a mind shift for business partners as her team strategized on the objectives, scope and what the exceptional experience will be with a new perspective. Within the DEI space, Kelly also is an Equity Task Force member within the EIC. Kelly is also the driving force and strategic leader behind the Liberty Global Events Peer Community team. As a leader, Kelly is a coach, mentor, cheerleader, people developer and driver of positive team culture, honest communications, and the building of business partnerships and relationships. She is also a graduate of the Harvard Business School program, Leading with Purpose through Organizational Leadership.