Senior Threat Operations Analyst
Laura Buell is a Senior Analyst with the Threat Operations Center at the industrial cyber security company, Dragos, where she applies her 30+ years of experience to addressing the learning needs of clients. Laura completed a Masters of Scientific/Technical Writing degree while developing technical content for both public and private industries ranging from medical, technology, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, supply chain, manufacturing, power, energy, and more. Receiving two awards as a senior training consultant with both IBM and Booz Allen Hamilton, Laura has analyzed, planned, developed, and evaluated training programs from inception for over 100 clients. Laura also honed cross-functional skills in project and proposal management, organizational change management, identity and access management, and lean six sigma methodologies for clients such DOE, US Navy, Veterans Affairs, IRS, and Dow Chemical.
Prior to her role at Dragos, Laura was the Senior Manager of Learning and Organizational Effectiveness at the data technology company Inovalon, where she led a team in solving training and performance problems for the entire gamut of skill levels, resulting in a 40% reduction in training cost for a high-attrition role. Having spoken at trade shows/conferences, she also solely developed and delivered to the US Navy senior leadership team the prototype and standards for 40 courses, contributed on the design team for the simulation-recording product Epilogue, lead a 2-week onboarding course for 300+ new hires in one year, and was a coauthor and instructor for two corporate methodologies for the development of training materials and software applications.