Laura Adams

Chief Human Resources Officer

Laura is responsible for Work Dynamics’ talent strategy. Her team ensures JLL effectively acquires, develops, engages and rewards the diverse talent who will shape the future of the corporate real estate industry.

Accountable for global HR strategy and organizational design, Laura ensures Work Dynamics’ leaders and managers effectively drive the performance, engagement and development of a team dedicated to helping clients create, shape and manage the future of work.

Previously, Laura served as Head of Talent in the Americas, where she led the team that launched the first formal manager effectiveness training and leadership development programs, and development and implementation of innovative compensation structures.

Prior to JLL, Laura was an HR Business Partner for Washington Mutual Bank and held various HR roles at Diamond Technology Partners, a global digital consulting firm.

Laura holds a degree in sociology from Eastern Michigan University and a M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.

Laura lives in Chicago with her husband and enjoys spending time with family, staying active and traveling.