Laura Wallick serves as Program Director for THRIVE South Jersey. In this role, she is responsible for managing relationships with funders, community stakeholders and partner organizations; promoting capacity building and financing resources to businesses, nonprofit organizations, and public agencies; structuring transactions and tracking economic impacts. Prior to this role, Laura served as the Program Manager for THRIVE South Jersey, joining NJCC in 2015.
Prior to joining NJCC, Laura spent over 25 years at the New Jersey Economic Development Authority where she served as the Director of Finance and Development. In addition, Laura served as the Program Manager of the Camden Economic Recovery Board.
Laura earned an Associate’s Degree in Business Finance from Bucks County Community College and numerous certificates from RMA, NDC, CDFA, IEDC and Rutgers University Community Development Institute and Center for Management Development.