For nearly three decades Laurie Giles has been committed to helping business flourish. Her areas of expertise included business canvas development, compliance, policy and process development and implementation, fundraising, governance and board development/ training.
She serves as outside general counsel to numerous business and nonprofit organizations.
Laurie Giles has served numerous judicial and governmental appointments. These appointments include Special Master - Connecticut Superior Court, Ethics Commissioner – Trumbull, CT. Hearing Officer –Bridgeport, CT Board of Education, Labor Relations Officer- Bridgeport, CT, and Co-Chair United States Justice Department convened task force- Trumbull CT.
Her ability to present complex legal and business issues in an understandable manner has made her a sought-after speaker, continuing education lecture, and media source. A former radio talk show host, she has been a guest on numerous local and national radio and television shows. She has been featured in numerous publications including The New York Times, Hearst Connecticut Publications, Globe and Mail, Arthritis Today, Charlotte Observer, Work Style and the Connecticut Law Tribune.
Ms. Giles received a Bachelor of Psychology from Springfield College. She received her Masters in Higher Education Administration from Eastern Nazreen College and a J.D. from Rutgers University. She also completed certified mediator training at Syracuse University.