LEYA ELIJAH-ELLER is the CEO/Special Event Producer of BOLD PRODUCTIONS. She is an accomplishes event planner and event producer, with 20 years of experience to her credit. A native of Michigan, she has successfully organized countless conferences, workshops, seminars, concerts, special meetings and other events. She has recently launched the Leading Women's Expo which is the "ultimate experience for ladies who lead in life!" It is a special expo which is hosted in various cities throughout South Carolina. Bold Productions, has taken on special causes close to her heart including back to school and other events for Autism Awareness. She is artistic director of her own community performing arts team which she leads enthusiastically; writing, directing and producing their musical productions. She is also the reigning Mrs. South Carolina Plus America 2017 for the Miss South Carolina Plus America Pageant. She is very excited to host this fashion show expo, as the theme is dear to her heart. She is currently fighting ovarian cancer, chronic lymphocystic leukemia and non-hodgins lymphoma. She lives each day inspire others, make her life count, leave her imprint on her world and embrace each moment with a smile!