Lacey Schwartz

Lacey Schwartz

Lacey A. Schwartz is a media and outreach producer and director with deep experience working for and consulting with a variety of different companies and nonprofit organizations. She is a Principal at Be Media LLC, a media and consulting company that creates innovative solutions to social barriers, and the Managing Director of Be Media’s sister nonprofit, Truth Aids.   Lacey’s prior experience includes serving as the Chief Operating Officer for Max Siegel Inc, (“MSI”) which is the parent company for a number of media initiatives, including a Universal Music distributed record label and Nascar’s Drive for Diversity program through which MSI executive produced the BET television series, Changing Lanes.  In addition, Lacey has produced and developed branded entertainment programs, scripted and reality television series, commercials, feature-length documentaries, narrative films, concert films, live performances, added value DVD content, EPKs, print magazines and interactive websites for a variety of companies including MTV, @Radical Media, Drive Thru Pictures and BETJ.

Prior to her media career, Lacey was a professional DJ and public high school math and theater teacher. Lacey has a BA from Georgetown University and a JD from Harvard Law School. She is a member of the New York State Bar.  She speaks widely on issues of diversity and how to use media to spark dialogue around important social issues and give people tools that lead to personal evolution and social change.