Laura leads marketing for GV. She established the fund’s marketing function in 2011 and works with portfolio companies on branding and growth.
Laura did early brand work for Calico, Art Levinson’s company aiming to slow aging and counteract age-related diseases. Prior to joining GV, Laura worked at Google, helping to launch and grow Search, Maps, and Analytics. She developed the Street View snowmobile for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Previously, Laura conducted research at the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii and in the University of Oxford biochemistry department.
Laura received her degree in molecular biology with honors from Princeton University, where she was elected to membership in Phi Beta Kappa. At Princeton she ran track and cross country and was a member of the geographically-challenged surf club.