Laura Putnam Keynote Speaker
- Author of Workplace Wellness That Works
- CEO of Motion Infusion
- Regular media commentator on workplace wellbeing strategies
Laura Putnam's Biography
Laura Putnam is the author of Workplace Wellness That Works. She is an expert on well-being, motivation, innovation, and human performance.
Laura Putnam is a former urban public high school teacher, international community organizer, dancer, and gymnast. She is now a movement builder in the world of health and wellness. Laura has keynoted at conferences, companies and associations around the world for audiences as large as 3,000 people.
Her unique style of speaking combines relevant science with meaningful stories and a good dose of humor. With a mission to get people “in motion,” she guides team members, managers and leaders in discovering how to get big results with simple steps. As CEO of Motion Infusion, a well-being training and consulting firm, Laura works with a range of organizations from Fortune 500s to nonprofits to academic institutions, helping each to build a culture of well-being.
Laura’s recent media appearances include MSNBC, US News & World Report, Business Insider and NPR. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Entrepreneur and The American Journal of Health Promotion. Laura serves as adjunct faculty at the California Institute of Integral Studies, and is the recipient of the American Heart Association’s “2020 Impact” award and the National Wellness Institute’s “Circle of Leadership” award. A graduate of Stanford University and Brown University, Laura lives in San Francisco with her fiancé.