Laura Powers
If we fail to adapt, we fail to move forward.

Laura Powers

EY Global Media Relations and Social Media Assistant Director, Ernst & Young LLP US – Public Sector and Health.

Global media relations and social media leader. Focused on brand and reputation across health, life sciences and public sectors. Storyteller. Traveler. Mother to two middle schoolers. New Yorker.

Laura oversees media relations and social media in support of EY Global Health, Life Sciences and Government & Public Sector groups. She provides strategic communications planning, counsel and brand building programs to support the business goals and leadership teams of these sectors.

Before joining EY, Laura held several senior internal and external communications roles with major global banking, professional services and technology companies.

She holds a master’s degree in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. Furthermore, she is a member of the International Association for Business Communicators and the Public Relations Society of America.

How Laura is building a better working world

Laura develops and shares stories on how she is helping businesses and government improve the health and quality of life for people, which in turn helps inspire understanding, action and a more sustainable global economy.

Toward building a better working world, she fights hunger in her local community by regularly volunteering at the Blessed Sacrament Food Pantry and the Food Bank of Hudson Valley in New York. 

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