Laurie directs the research, development, and implementation of Strategic’s hedge fund investment activities. Additionally, she is a member of Strategic’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee, a cross-functional team that works to develop and retain diverse talent both within the firm and within the financial industry, to encourage and evaluate diversity within our sphere of influence (our firm, our managers, our vendors), and to foster an equitable and respectful work environment throughout the firm. She is an inaugural member of IADEI (Institutional Allocators for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) Fellows and the IADEI Forum. Prior to joining Strategic, Laurie worked in the Equity Research Department of J.P. Morgan Investment Management in New York.
Laurie holds a B.S. in Applied Mathematics from Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana. She is a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of Washington, D.C.