Prevention & Intervention: Combating Human Trafficking Through the Transportation Industry
Tracks: Leadership, HR/Talent Management, Safety & Compliance
Laura Cyrus, Senior Director of Industry Training and Outreach at Truckers Against Trafficking, has been with the organization since 2013. She currently manages the team that leads TAT's flagship programming, including the various training programs specific to OTR drivers, local drivers, and in-home delivery personnel, as well as the Shipping Partners Program, TAT's Anti-Demand Campaign, the TAT Ambassador program, and the Freedom Drivers Project mobile exhibit. Laura enjoys traveling nationally to speak on behalf of TAT and engaging with key partners and stakeholders. Laura holds a BA in Criminal Justice from Michigan State University and an MA in International Human Rights from the University of Denver, where she specialized in a concentration on Forced Labor and Human Trafficking.