Team

Pamela Meyer

Pamela Meyer holds an MBA from Harvard, an MA in Public Policy from Claremont Graduate School, and is a Certified Fraud Examiner. She has extensive training in the use of visual cues and psychology to detect deception and is one of the country’s leading experts on the science of deception. Pamela’s mission is to help people become more accurate at finding the truth. Her meticulously researched  book, Liespotting: Proven Techniques to Detect Deception, has become a best seller, and her riveting TED Talk ,” How to Spot a Liar”,  has been viewed by millions and translated into over 40 languages.

The lie-detection skills Ms. Meyer has mastered reveal the deception epidemic plaguing our society. Studies show that you encounter an average of 10-200 lies per day. As a result, Ms. Meyer believes that everything a CIA operative knows about deception, you should know too. Used by business executives to identify the truth in high-stakes situations, the techniques she teaches are pertinent to managers, investment professionals, human resources specialists, lawyers, insurance professionals, and corporate officers  that must make hard decisions based on critical facts. After a session with Pamela Meyer, you’ll be armed with sophisticated tools for better negotiating, selling, protecting, and interviewing.

In her keynote speeches, Pamela Meyer provides her audience with detailed scientific findings on which personality types lie, how deception is expressed in e-mail, on the phone, and in person, and how to detect deception through body language. She also teaches statement analysis, interviewing techniques, and interrogation, and negotiation strategy, using rich, entertaining real-life examples.  She is known for keeping her audience laughing while they learn, and she presents a path toward trust that emphasizes integrity, maturity, honesty.

She was previously an executive for over 20 years in the media business, starting several successful ventures and working as well as a senior executive at National Geographic, Vestron and Electronic Arts. Ms Meyer and her team works closely with business executives to offer a blend of hard skills training,  business savvy and strategic insight.

She is a frequent speaker at security and management conferences and her work has been featured in:

Cheryl Miller Houser

Cheryl Miller Houser is a detection deception expert and media executive with broad creative, management and training experience.  She has created and produced content in a range of fields across all media including corporate training, live events, feature films, TV, digital, themed tourist attractions and books. Prior to joining Calibrate Cheryl was the EVP of Programming at Atlas Media, one of New York’s leading non-fiction production companies, where she oversaw  production on over 200 hours of non-fiction programming and specialized in turning complex medical, engineering and science information into entertaining series for outlets such as The Discovery Channel, National Geographic and The History Channel. Cheryl graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brown University.

Joy D’Amore

Joy is one of the country’s foremost talent management specialists, having spent many years as a human resource executive at Zaplet, Amazon, Foliofn, and H.I.G. Capital.  Her expertise includes interviewing and assessment, leadership development, team building, training facilitation, and executive coaching. She received her BA, cum laude,  from Wesleyan where she was a teaching assistant in Epistemology.  She obtained  her Law Degree from  American University Washington College of Law where she was appointed Deans Fellow and scored in the top 10% on the multi-state Bar exam.  She is certified to teach and administer MBTI, Synectics Innovative Teamwork Program, and has trained in the REAP Unlimited program on Diversity and Leadership.

Lily Hung, PH.D.

Dr. Hung is a New York State licensed psychologist and well regarded specialist in evaluation and testing. Dr. Hung was previously Director of Psychological Testing at TOL, Inc, where she developed and tested training materials, user manuals, conducted complex needs analyses studies and worked with Harcourt Assessment’s psychometric development team to develop a new diagnostic and personality computer-adaptive test. She is one of the only psychological practitioners in the country with expertise in developing online data collection instruments, online testing protocols, and training materials that comply with state-to-state regulatory variations. She received her PhD  and Masters from St John’s University and her certification in Organizational Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.

Lorianne Arden

Lorianne Arden is an experienced researcher in the field of deception detection with a specialty in video research. While studying film and anthropology at Vassar she worked as a research assistant in the film department, helping professors create course syllabi and production tutorials. She has also worked for the Marine Corps Community Services Broadcasting TV station and website helping to produce shows and featurettes. Lorianne has lived around the world, including Japan, Turkey and Germany. She graduated Phi Betta Kappa from Vassar.