Meet the Team

Wendi Smith-Lloyd


 Wendi Smith-Lloyd is a Partner and Senior Consultant with Smithworth Consulting. With over 25 years of leadership, business management and human resource experience, she has held various executive roles in both healthcare and behavioral health services.  She is a Certified Professional Coder and has owned and operated a successful medical billing and practice management consulting service. She enjoys mentoring young professional women to face today's challenges in the workplace. In her spare time, Wendi loves spending time with her husband, two children, and extended family. 

Addie Melsheimer Imseis


Addie Melsheimer Imseis is a Partner and Senior Consultant with Smithworth Consulting. She is a registered nurse with a Masters degree in Health Policy and Systems Management. Notable recent projects include co-writing statewide point-of-sale prescription opioid policy, revising statewide evaluation tool for Louisiana Supreme Court evaluation of Drug Courts, and coordinating disaster relief which facilitated service of 100,000 chef-prepared, donated meals. Additionally, Addie has co-owned an internationally distributed manufacturing company. In her free time, Addie enjoys practicing yoga, tending to her vegetable garden, and sharing home-baked goods with neighbors. She lives in the New Orleans metro area with her husband and three children. 

Katy Rothschild


Katy Rothschild is a consultant with Smithworth Consulting focusing on personal branding, job preparation, and social media management. She has an extensive background in Human Resources, with a Master of Science in Leadership and Human Resource Development, and a SHRM-CP (Society of Human Resource Management - Certified Professional).  Katy is a two time graduate of Louisiana State University and a former public school teacher. In her free time, she enjoys cheering for the LSU Tigers, spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and participating in track days with her motorcycle. Katy lives on the Northshore with her husband and two fur-babies.