Inspirational Women

3/26/23 – Laura Black

Laura Black is a retired attorney and award-winning businesswoman, turned author and speaker. She conceived and co-founded one of the first temporary legal staffing companies in the U.S., moving on to become its CEO after it was acquired by a public company. The company emerged as the largest of its kind in America. Laura sits on numerous boards including The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and was a past president of Network 2000 (now called Executive Alliance). She strives to help women embrace their second or third, even fourth, acts through her speaking and writings.  Laura validates challenges of women with humor and affirmation, as evidenced in her new book “Climbing Down the Ladder: A Journey to a Different Kind of Happy.”