Laura is a highly experienced senior lawyer with broad corporate, regulatory and commercial expertise, having practised internationally and in Australia with top-tier law firms, including most recently as a partner at Herbert Smith Freehills.
Laura has expertise in the development of governance and risk management frameworks, complex stakeholder management and business transformation. She is a trusted board adviser and corporate governance expert, and is experienced in counselling, and reporting to, boards of directors of ASX-listed companies and significant private enterprises.
Laura joined Anglicare in July 2021. As Executive General Manager – Legal and Governance, Laura is responsible for legal, company secretarial and corporate governance matters.
Laura is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia. She holds a Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Centre and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Government and Economics from the College of William and Mary.
Laura and her family attend Christ Church St Ives.