Laura is a certified public accountant (CPA). She joined TIR in 2010 and manages all internal accounting functions, including financial reporting and cash management. She also plays a key role in supporting day-to-day business operations by ensuring the smooth flow of key budget and financial information to line managers and the firm’s leadership team. She is also the firm’s Chief Compliance Officer.
Prior to joining TIR, Laura was corporate controller at A la Cart, Inc., a North Carolina-based manufacturing company. In that capacity, she was responsible for all of the firm’s financial management functions, including budgeting, forecasting, reporting, auditing, cash and credit management and treasury operations. She also directed its human resource functions, including payroll, insurance and benefits administration. She began her career in financial management as an accounting technician at Medical University of South Carolina, where she managed budgeting and finance for its department of pathology. Laura is a graduate of the College of Charleston, where she earned a BS cum laude in accounting and business administration.