Hema Crockett is a military spouse, entrepreneur, author and recovering HR executive who has led successful and award-winning teams in the private sector, as well as internationally for the U.S. State Department and the Department of Justice. She was named a 2020 40 Under 40 Top Business Leader by the San Diego Business Journal. Hema is the co-founder of Gig Talent, a modern talent collective disrupting the Gig Economy. Hema is a highly sought-after speaker on a range of topics in entrepreneurship, finding purpose, leadership, and women empowerment. She has been published in Forbes and Thrive Global, among other publications. Hema is co-author of Designing Exceptional Organizational Cultures as well as The Everyday Leader, which will be released in August 2021.