Laurie brings over 25 years of Human Resources experience ranging from pre-IPO startups to Fortune 500 companies. She has significant expertise in the biotech and medical device industries and was most recently V.P. Human Resources for Veracyte, a diagnostics company focused on molecular cytology. Prior to Veracyte, Laurie was Chief People Officer for WCG, a privately held company focused on Data Analytics to support client communication and marketing strategies. Laurie has held senior HR roles in such diverse organizations as Juniper Networks, Genentech, and PDL Biopharma. She began her HR career with Hewlett Packard.
Laurie’s approach drives the link between business strategy and innovative talent management. She consistently partners with CEOs and executive teams to build the talent and infrastructure to scale the business and drive organizational performance. Laurie has significant experience and expertise in leading organizations through pre and post-IPO change.