Leadership Team

President Laura Engelbrecht grew up in Africa, and has experience in diplomacy, government relations, cross-cultural training/advising, and business.  She began her career with the US State Department in 1999, serving in the Secretariat and as a Political Officer in DR Congo. Prior to founding Atlantean, she built and managed a successful company that provided training and advising services in support of the US Government.  She has worked in Mali, Senegal, Liberia, Congo, Kenya, Somalia, UAE, Iraq, and Afghanistan.

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