Board member, First elected: 2023


Laura Liu is a business consultant and board director. She currently serves as an independent board director of Collective Measures, a performance marketing agency based in Minneapolis. Recently, she retired from the role of chief operating officer at College Possible, a national non-profit that supports low-income students through college admission and graduation. Prior to joining College Possible in 2014, she built the majority of her 20+ year corporate career at Northwest Airlines, where she was the senior vice president of the international division.

Laura is actively involved with the community and currently serves on the board of TPT. She has served in leadership roles on several non-profit boards, including most recently as chair of Regions Hospital board of directors. She was the chair of the marketing committee for the boards of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and YWCA Minneapolis, and she served on the board of the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies. Laura also volunteers with Prepare + Prosper as a tax preparer for people with low or moderate incomes.


  • B.S., Materials Science & Engineering, Cornell University
  • M.S., Materials Science & Engineering, Cornell University
  • M.B.A., Cornell University