After Kalyn reviews the remarkable progress her renovation team has made at the production studio in a very short time, she is touched when CEO Mark Alfieri and the whole BrandStar crew surprise her with a baby shower. As Kalyn departs for maternity leave, the show must go on; there’s still plenty of work to be done. COO Carmen Feinberg has a replacement in mind to oversee Kalyn’s design plans – meet project manager Keri Maletto!