Laurie Harrison

Ms. Harrison is an experienced Marketing and Project Manager with an MBA from the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, and a concentration in Information Systems and Marketing. She has led Business Process Reengineering efforts for both existing and new products and processes and has been involved in all aspects of the systems development life-cycle, particularly business requirements development. She has a passion for roles where she can be the bridge between business and technology, ensuring that business needs are reflected in resulting software through comprehensive requirements gathering, business process analysis, and user acceptance testing.

Ms. Harrison received her PMP certification in 2006.


10/2008 - present Harrison Consulting International

Project Manager and Consultant

2/2007 - 7/2008 Government of Andorra Andorra la Vella, Andorra

Project Manager: Bureau for Business Innovation

3/2003 - 12/2005 Intrev, Inc. Washington, DC

Consultant: Software Development & Web Marketing

12/2000 - 3/2003 Equant Communications Paris, France

Project Manager: Billing Systems Development

9/1997 - 12/2000 Global One / Equant Communications Reston, VA

Program Manager: Process Management

Additional areas of responsibility:

5/1996 - 9/1997 Andersen Consulting Tysons Corner, VA

Business Technology Analyst: Iridium

9/1994 - 5/1996 University of Maryland, MBA Program College Park, MD

Fellowship with the University of Maryland included tuition and other compensation. Also completed a number of relevant projects for local business as part of her studies. Accomplishments included:

Summer 1995 Bell Atlantic Small Business Systems Arlington, VA

New Product Development Analyst

5/1991 - 10/1994 RMS Associates Linthicum, MD

NASA Scientific and Technical Information Program Analyst

5/1990 - 5/1991 AIAA New York, NY

Bilingual Technical Abstractor

Summer '85, '86 Grumann Aerospace Corp. Long Island, NY



2006 Project Management Institute

1994 - 1996 Smith School of Business College Park, MD

1991 - 1993 University of Maryland, Baltimore County Catonsville, MD

1989 - 1990 Indiana University Bloomington, IN

Summer '87, '88 Middlebury College Middlebury, VT

1984 - 1988 Bucknell University Lewisburg, PA

Technical Skills

Proficient: Microsoft Office Suite, iWork, MS Project, OmniPlan, Visio, HTML
Familiar: MS Access, Cold Fusion
Basic Skills: Visual Basic, ASP, Drupal, Joomla


Fluent: English
Proficient: French, Russian, Catalan
Basic Skills: German, Spanish


Hiking, Languages & Travel, Adult ESOL Instruction, Running, Kayaking, Biking

Selected accomplishments to date:

Contact Information
Willing to travel nationally/internationally for business