Laurie manages projects in the DARIT Division and consults on an ad hoc basis for other library projects. Together with the other Digital Project Managers, she provides a common contact point for all DARIT project work and endeavors to implement and oversee consistent project management processes throughout the library.
- Develop project plans and collaborate with Program Director(s) to set project priorities and high level timelines based on stakeholder needs and strategic library initiatives;
- Recommend, implement, document, and oversee consistent project management processes;
- Collaborate with technical lead and/or product owner(s) to define project scope, set sprint milestones, and schedule backlog to meet proper implementation of requirements and long-term strategic objectives;
- Provide a central communication point for project progress and work to define new channels for internal and external communication.
Laurie earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Germanic Languages and Literature and a Master of Science Degree in Instructional Systems Technology, both from Indiana University at Bloomington.