From our press release:

“While Leanse’s history is rooted in product management (she was part of Apple’s original Macintosh launch team in 1984), her diverse career includes experience in entrepreneurship, marketing, strategy, and teaching. Named a Silicon Valley Woman of Influence and one of technology’s Top Five Marketers, Leanse is acclaimed as a pioneer of early digital innovation due to her groundbreaking work building online communities for Apple in the mid-eighties. Additionally, Leanse has helped many tech companies with organizational design, professional development, and executive coaching.

“Leanse, a respected speaker on topics including the neuroscience of innovation, leadership, the future of work, diversity and inclusion, organizational development, and wellness, released her first book, The Happiness Hack, last year. Her perspective on these topics has landed her on NBC’s Today, CNN, and in publications including CNBC, Entrepreneur, and dozens of other high-level publications.

“‘At Lucidworks, we want to bring customers and employees the best experience possible. We strive for high-quality employee experiences every day and under every condition,” said Lucidworks CEO Will Hayes. “The addition of Ellen to the executive team will ensure we do just that.'”

Full article https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2018/08/23/1555859/0/en/Lucidworks-Hires-Ellen-Petry-Leanse-as-Chief-People-Officer.html