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Laurie Desmet, NHR Board Member

Laurie Desmet

Vice President

Laurie retired as Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer of PartnerRe, an international reinsurance company headquartered in Bermuda. She graduated with a B.A. in Accounting from Michigan State University and was a Certified Public Accountant. Laurie lives in Guilford, CT and also serves on the Boards of the Women & Family Life Center in Guilford and the Guilford Housing Authority. She enjoys traveling, sports, and reading legal thrillers, and has been tutoring at New Haven Reads since 2014.