Laura Bouvier is senior vice president, IT Technology Business Management at Marriott International. An industry veteran with over 30 years in hospitality technology, she is accountable for IT governance, sourcing strategy, procurement and policy. Laura has been a key leader in business transformation and service outsourcing where she has spearheaded creation of strategic relationships with partners. Previously, Laura was senior vice president, where she led teams supporting Marriott’s property and corporate systems. In this capacity, Laura led the development of property and guest service systems for Marriott’s lodging properties worldwide and managed a team of business consultants who provided in-house strategic and management consulting, business process reengineering, and IT enablement services for Marriott’s business units. Laura serves on the Marriott Federal Credit Union Board of Directors and, although a native New Yorker, is a longtime Bethesda resident. She calls Maryland home with her husband and three children.