CSCI Welcomes Laura Ferris Anderson to Advisory Board
Laura Ferris Anderson serves as Chief of Staff to the Office of the Midwest Chairman for JPMorgan Chase & Co. She manages the strategic planning and initiative implementation for the region’s senior leadership across multiple business lines and staff functions.
She had served as a Senior Banker in J.P. Morgan’s private banking business, managing relationships and banking needs for a wide variety of clients, including corporate executives and business owners. Previously, Laura served as a Director of Payments Strategy, eCommerce, and of a major image enabled transformation of check processing. She also has experience in consulting and government affairs.
An active civic leader, Anderson serves on the Executive Committees of the Board of Directors of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center and of the Wood Family Foundation. She serves on the Board of Directors of the IL Mentoring Partnership and the Advisory Board of Best Buddies Illinois as well as the Women’s Boards of the Field Museum and the Joffrey Ballet.
She is a member of the Alumni Board of Governors of Georgetown University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science, a Master of Public Policy and a Master of Business Administration.
A native of Massachusetts, Anderson lives in Chicago with her husband, Matt, and their daughter, Ellen.