Laurie E. Knight, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Vice President, People

As Vice President of People at Thinkwell, Laurie E. Knight is responsible for multiple aspects of Human Resources, including employee recruitment and selection, training and development of Thinkwell team members, performance management, compensation, employee relations, further development of corporate culture, organization structure, and goal alignment.


Prior to Thinkwell, Laurie was the Director of Human Resources at Galpin Motors, and she has Human Resource experience across a variety of industries including entertainment. Some of those previous roles include Head of HR for Starz Media and Senior Director of Human Resources at DIC Entertainment.

Education & Background

Professional Designation, Human Resources Management, UCLA
Director of Human Resources, Galpin Motors, North Hills, CA
Director of Human Resources, Starz Entertainment and Starz Media, Burbank & Beverly Hills, CA


SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources)
SHRM-SCP (Society for Human Resources Association Senior Certified Professional)