LAURA WILLIAMSis a versatile and proactive individual. She holds a graduate degree and a post graduate diploma in Project Management from the University of Sierra Leone. Laura has experience in providing psychosocial first aid to victims of domestic and gender based violence. She is currently employed by the Sierra Leone Civil Service and presently with the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs as a Social Protection Officer. Prior to her current role, she was the Project Administrator for Pikin Bizness, a local non-governmental organization providing medical support to underprivileged children in Sierra Leone. Laura believes in child protection and development especially in the area of education.
Outside of office work, Laura is a creative designer and entrepreneur. She owns Hen Nyandei, an African clothing and accessory line. In addition, Laura has set up Zhuri Business Ventures, an enterprise that procures and supply goods and services. Laura’s long time goal is to build her career and expand her business internationally.