Laura’s career has focused on building positive and productive workplace cultures. She has served a wide array of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations on a dual career path – one as a leader, and one as a leadership development/organization development consultant. Her consulting work spans more than 30 years working with over 25 organizations nationwide. Her leadership roles before joining Y.O.U. range from operations management in a large bank to directing staff development for a multi-national not for profit. Laura’s professional work is backed by a Master’s degree in Organization Development,
and further studies and teaching at Loyola, DePaul, and National Louis.
Laura previously served Y.O.U. as a strategic planning consultant, Director of Professional Development, and Chief Operating Officer. She recently returned to Y.O.U. as Interim CEO and is delighted to be back among Y.O.U.’s dedicated, brilliant, and hardworking staff. When she is not at work, Laura likes speed
walking and doing crossword puzzles, but never at the same time.