Meet Lisa Grotts

Lisa Mirza Grotts, Etiquette Expert

Meet Lisa Mirza Grotts, The Golden Rules Gal, a warm and no-nonsense expert and etiquette influencer on the thorny subject of manners. She dispenses pearls of wisdom to help her readers and clients deal with tricky business, social, and political situations by always putting their best foot forward. Lisa has been prominently featured in a wide range of media, including Fox News, NBC, The Today ShowBBC News and KCBS Radio, serving as an on-air contributor and offering commentary on social graces and etiquette.

In addition to her television, radio, newspaper, and online presence, Lisa authored a manners blog for The Huffington Post for eight years. She has been interviewed and quoted by the world’s top business and lifestyle publications, including Dear Abby, the New York Times, Condé Nast Traveler, The Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, Reader’s Digest, and more. Read More »

“Lisa Grotts can tell you all about how to handle the nuances of super formal events. So go ahead and ask her about place cards, French service and receiving lines.  But what she excels at (and I admire) is how she both honors tradition and keeps it easy-to-understand and easy-to-follow for all of us in the twenty-first century.”
Robert Hickey, Deputy Director, the Protocol School of Washington

“Although the challenges we face in today’s work and social settings seem more complex than ever, Lisa’s expert ability to apply and adapt traditional etiquette to modern challenges is marvelous. Her witty and relevant tips make her a welcome addition to the list of well-known etiquette experts we have revered for generations.” 
Leslie Lautenslager, President, Protocol & Diplomacy International