Grayce Belvedere-Young

Founder & CEO of Lily Pad Consulting

Grayce Belvedere-YoungGrayce is the Founder and CEO of Lily Pad Consulting. She brings twenty-five years of organization development and strategic planning expertise in numerous industries as well as the nonprofit world. She specializes in strategy and visioning; board governance; change management; leadership development; performance management; talent management and succession planning; team effectiveness; and culture revitalization. Grayce partners with leaders to ensure alignment around vision and strategy, drive implementation, and coach and develop talent. Grayce is active in the Minneapolis / St. Paul community. She is past Chair on the Board of Trustees for the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota, Chair on the Board of Directors for Cultural Jambalaya, Chair of the Center for Servant Leadership’s National Advisory Board at Gustavus Adolphus College, and past Chair on the M.A.P. for Nonprofits Board. She has served as Chair for the Governance Committee and the GirlsBEST Committee at the Women’s Foundation. She holds a B.A. and an M.A. in English Literature and an M.B.A. with a concentration in marketing. Grayce has lived, worked and traveled in over 45 countries across the globe.


Grayce is a break out speaker at the Gustavus Women in Leadership 4th Annual Conference. She will host a session on "Charting Your Career Path."