Laura leads strategic initiatives for Grads of Life, with a focus on building and supporting a movement of employers who are committed to inclusive human capital practices. She has led strategic projects at Year Up for the past six years, and oversaw the launch of Year Up’s first employer-based model in partnership with multinational toymaker Hasbro. Prior to Year Up, she led international expansion projects for global NGO Ashoka, based in Singapore.
She holds an MBA from the University of Oxford’s Said Business School and a B.A. in international studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.