Dr. Laura Lomeli is a Solutions Consultant at BetterUp, where she works to advance the science and practice of evidence-based coaching and behavior transformation in the workplace. Laura has spent over 10 years studying and applying the science of organizational psychology to help organizations optimize their workforce.
Laura has a PhD in industrial-organizational psychology from Texas A&M University. In her work, Laura has focused on designing talent solutions, aligned with the organizational strategy, to improve the employee experience at Fortune 500 and start up organizations. Most recently, she led Organizational Effectiveness and Employee Engagement at sweetgreen for the field and corporate population, which included organizational design, competency modeling, performance management, and diversity & inclusion. Prior to joining sweetgreen, Laura led the global Career & Growth practice at Visa Inc, where she was responsible for the design and development of programs that improve internal mobility within Visa. Laura’s other experiences include Walmart Stores Inc. where she consulted with business partners globally in several OE areas, and Amazon’s Talent Assessment Team where she developed and validated global pre-hire assessments. She also supported the Talent Development group at Atrain, a consulting firm in Germany, where she facilitated development centers for high potential leaders across Europe.