As an Aerospace Standards Engineer with SAE International, Laura handles the development, management and marketing of aerospace standards and associated certification programs, referee materials, and cooperative research. She has over 35 years of industry and association management experience in the aerospace, automotive, and pulp and paper industries.
Instrumental in expanding SAE’s global presence in aerospace standards development for advanced materials (polymer matrix composites, additive manufacturing) and aircraft ground deicing, she also leads SAE’s efforts to provide targeted technical solutions addressing the standardization needs of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a specialized agency of the United Nations.
An avid baseball fan, she has seen a game in every major league ballpark. She is the proud mother of two children, son, Ryan, and daughter, Allison.