LAURA HOLSON BOSWERGER is a passionate animal and wildlife lover. She is currently managing director and a portfolio manager of the credit business at New Mountain Capital, an investment firm in New York City. Previously, she worked in healthcare investment banking at Morgan Stanley. Boswerger received a BS in economics with concentrations in finance and marketing from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She and her husband met at a wildlife sanctuary in Namibia. They currently live in Connecticut with their daughter, son, as well as their rescued dogs, cats, goats, pigs, and sheep.