Kimberly Key is past division president of the American Counseling Association and author of Ten Keys to Staying Empowered in a Power Struggle. She is Founder and Chief Empathy Officer of Encompass Work & Family and developed several multidisciplinary assessments, including The Key Essentials Balance Assessment. She has worked internationally and collaborated on research aimed at helping people adapt to political, career, family and economic instability. She is a board-certified counselor, psychotherapist and mediator with her M.A. and doctoral training in marriage and family therapy (COAMFTE accredited) and counseling & educational psychology (CACREP accredited). Her post-graduate work focused on global impacts of changing family structures on business systems and market dynamics.