Laura Rodriguez is the Senior Executive Assistant for the Office of the Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Prior to coming to Mellon, Ms. Rodriguez worked as an executive assistant at a variety of financial services and entertainment media firms. Among her financial service roles, she supported executives at Blackrock, Bessemer Trust, and WestSphere Capital. Most recently, Ms. Rodriguez supported the chief executive at Globalstar Productions, a media company that develops programming for productions in the US and China markets. She also worked for media companies that developed programming for the African Heritage network and CBS.
Ms. Rodriguez is a graduate of Marymount College-Tarrytown, where she enjoyed a double major in science and psychology. At Marymount, she was a founding member of a student coalition for African-American and Latino woman aimed at fostering diversity dialogue and hosting cultural events on campus. She also attended the Mozartina Music Conservatory (studying composition and voice), and earned a fundraising and grant-writing certificate more recently from NYU.