Tricia Laursen works as the Executive Director at 15-40 Connection. She began her career at 15-40 in 2009 as an External Relations Director then in 2011 became the Executive Director. Her previous experience includes working at an academic medical center where she was the Communications and Event Director. She also did marketing for large trade shows and conferences, and before that, the Department of Defense. She received her undergraduate degree in Marketing from Bentley University and her MBA from Clark University.