Laura Lewis, the People & Culture Leader at VBO, joined our organization in 2020 with over 20 years of combined Human Resources and Organizational Leadership experience across varying industries such as banking, insurance, retail, and health care. Laura focuses on creating collaborative and cross-functional teams and loves to see others develop and grow both personally and professionally. In 2019, she received a national award for outstanding women’s development and leadership within her industry. With experience in all aspects of Human Resources, Laura particularly enjoys strategic work that involves talent planning, employee engagement, and career development.
Laura holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management with a concentration in Human Resources from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She also holds her Senior Professional of Human Resources Certification and is a member of professional organizations such as National SHRM and Raleigh Metro SHRM.
In her free time, Laura enjoys traveling, experimental cooking, gardening, and walking her boxer, Gypsy Rose. A resident of the Raleigh area, she lives in Holly Springs with her two sons.