lshanahan

About Laura Shanahan

Laura is a Consultant with over 20 years of client relations and staffing experience.

Crossing Gun Safety and Awareness Off My Bucket List

By |2020-04-23T18:21:38-04:00September 27th, 2019|

Growing up in a small farming community, you’d think I would have been exposed to all things outdoors like farming, hunting, and gardening, but that was not the case! Our house was built on a road surrounded by hundreds of trees in a neighborhood aptly named Sherwood Forest. There was a marsh across the street [...]

Women & Hi Tech 20th Anniversary Celebration

By |2020-04-16T13:27:37-04:00September 3rd, 2019|

Women & Hi Tech aims to change the landscape of women represented in STEM and STEM careers to be equally inclusive to all. They work to connect female STEM professionals with each other and our local communities. I recently attended the organization’s 20th Anniversary celebration. I felt so grand dining at Audrey’s table. The evening [...]

Stakeholder Management: Lions, Tigers and Bears! Oh My!

By |2020-04-16T13:39:43-04:00June 14th, 2019|

Or, shall we say, managing project Clients, Vendors and Resources! Oh My! Managing the level of engagement from stakeholders on a project involves planning and continued maintenance and monitoring throughout the life of a project. It is managing the interactions between the right people to be involved in the right conversations and activities at the [...]

Destination Reunion

By |2020-04-16T13:50:11-04:00November 21st, 2018|

It was the fourth of July, and I was checking school/activity calendars for Fall Break, when I realized…Finally!  All three of my kids had the same fall break schedule…well, almost. But, I could try to plan a week’s vacation, and then fly two kids back after day 4.  Had it really been six years since [...]

My Cross Country Trip.…to Portland, Oregon

By |2020-03-26T15:27:41-04:00September 6th, 2018|

Joined by a team of netlogx team members, I recently attended the annual Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference, also known in the industry as MESC.   The event brings together states and throughout the nation to discuss challenges, efficiencies and solutions that have been implemented over the past year.  At the netlogx booth, we were fortunate to [...]