Prior to joining Notre Dame in 2003, Laura worked as a Consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington D.C., for Arthur Andersen as a Director of Human Resources for the Chesapeake practice, and for Accenture as a Consultant on the Business Process Outsourcing team. Currently as Associate Director at Notre Dame, Laura works with senior managers and executives on strategic career management initiatives. Laura also serves as a primary career coach to current MBA students seeking opportunities in consulting and to Notre Dame alumni.
Laura holds a B.A. degree in Organizational Change from Elmhurst College, and a M.B.A. with a concentration in Human Resources from Dominican University. An active member of SHRM, Laura served as Chairman of the Diversity Committee for the Society of Human Resources in Chicago for five years. She is member of MBA JumpStart, a targeted pre-matriculation forum through which consulting and financial services firms can identify, educate and recruit diverse talent at top MBA programs.