Laurie is the Executive Assistant to Amy Kates and Greg Kesler. In addition to this role, she has an extensive background as a financial analyst. She has held positions at Citibank and Bertelsmann Music Group/RCA Records, where she specialized in analysis, budgeting, and forecasting. Following her tenure at RCA Records, Laurie took time off to raise a family.
Returning-to-work in 2012, she joined Kates Kesler in the capacity of office manager, invoicing, and contracting.
She holds a Bachelor of Science in business and management information systems from the State University of New York, Buffalo. Laurie is a native New Yorker.