Senior Director of Business Engagement
Council of the Great Lakes Region
Laura Asiala is senior director of business engagement for the Council of the Great Lakes Region, a Senior Fellow with PYXERA Global, and former director of corporate communications and citizenship at the Dow Corning Corporation. Passionate about the power of business to help solve the world's most intransigent problems, she has extensive experience leading efforts to attract more companies to contribute to global, sustainable development through their people and their work. She is key contributor and facilitator for the "Leading the Sustainability Transformation" Professional Certificate Program offered by GreenBiz and powered by WholeWorks. She is a proud of alumna of Alma College (bachelor's degree, economics) and Case Western Reserve University (master's degree, organization development).