Experience & Background
Laura is a leadership development and training partner with Advisory Board. She is also a member of the academy faculty team. She works closely with health system leaders and focuses on building and developing health care executives. Laura has over two decades of consulting, coaching, and training.
She started with Optum in 2021, as the Director of Strategic Engagement and Communication with OptumInsight supporting senior leadership in IT, Analytics and Transformation, Revenue Cycle, and Care Management. Laura was directly involved in the day-to-day partnership development, communications, and strategic planning.
Laura has more than ten years of experience in learning and development, including orchestrating, designing, and facilitating leadership academy workshops centering on helping organizations cultivate the leadership culture needed to deliver on their mission, vision, and brand promise. She believes in strengthening leadership competencies to help health systems accomplish their strategic plan.
Laura holds a master’s degree in business and leadership from the University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona.
Areas of expertise
Training, moderating, emotional intelligence, organizational leadership, LEAN Six Sigma, and executive coaching.