Laura Law-Millett is a successful entrepreneur and the Chief Operations Officer at the GI Film Group, a full service entertainment company located in Alexandria, Virginia. Laura is also the co-founder of the GI Film Festival, a non-profit organization and the nation’s only military film festival. The mission of the festival is to preserve the stories of our men and women in uniform through film and television.
Films screened by the GI Film Festival have gone on to win Academy Awards, Emmy Awards, and air on Showtime, HBO, PBS, and the Military Channel as well as gain DVD and theatrical distribution deals.
Laura has also served the nation for over 18 years as an Army Officer in the US Army and US Army Reserves serving in Korea, Turkey, Bosnia, Germany, Colorado, Maryland, DC, and Virginia where she earned many distinguished awards. From 2006-2008 Laura was selected to be the subject of a national recruitment media campaign for the US Army reserve.
Laura also has a history of volunteering with multiple organizations including Girls State and Junior Achievement. She served on former Congressman Tom Davis’ staff in Virginia to help nominate candidates for the military academies. She also created and teaches a leadership class for at-risk high school girls. Laura’s organization Not Too Young to Care brings awareness to ending sex trafficking. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Systems Engineering and English Literature from the United States Military Academy at West Point.
Film and TV credits include executive producing a series on the Discovery Military Channel, executive producing a feature documentary that aired on AXS TV and producing a series for The Pentagon Channel.