Laura Whitaker joined the Board of WNDC with her oversight of the Program Committee, which she has been actively engaged with since 2018. She also holds a seat on the WNDC Educational Foundation Board of Directors. With over two decades of experience in project management, strategic planning, and business development as an executive in private sector ventures, Laura has led multiple pro bono nonprofit consulting projects in Washington DC.
She holds an MBA and a BA in History. Laura lives in Adams Morgan with her husband, Joel.