Laura Yu, P.Eng.
Laura is a Business Development Manager with Ontario Centres of Excellence Inc., with experience as a Research and Development Engineer with Baylis Medical. She was elected to the OSPE Board of Directors in 2018 and currently serves as the Chair of the Nominations Committee and as the Vice Chair for the Research and Innovation Task Force.
Laura desires to help advance and promote the engineering profession. She works towards this goal through both stakeholder engagement, including engineers, engineering students, industry, and government. Her goal is to amplify the role and work of engineers in addressing global challenges and to showcase their impact on Ontario’s future growth.
From the University of Toronto, Laura holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry, a Master of Science in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Collaborative Chemical & Biomedical Engineering.