Meredith Blake is a nationally recognized public interest attorney and social entrepreneur with twenty years of experience in creating positive social change. Founder and CEO of Cause & Affect, a strategy consulting and management firm in the business of high-impact social change, Meredith works with clients to create social action campaigns that use entertainment media as a catalyst for movement-building- delivering superior value to businesses, social enterprises and influencers in entertainment and media. Prior to launching Cause & Affect, Meredith worked as Executive Vice President at Participant Productions where she oversaw the social action campaign accompanying Vice President Al Gore’s Oscar-winning documentary, An Inconvenient Truth. Before building the social action department at Participant, Meredith spent ten years running Break the Cycle, the nonprofit organization she founded to empower youth to end domestic violence. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband Jeremy and their two sons.