Bora Laci

Assistant Director of Programs and Director of Studies


Phone: 214-768-4716

Educational Background

M.B.A., Finance, SMU; B.A., Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, SMU


Bora Laçi is the Program Manager and Director of Studies at the Tower Center for Political Studies. Bora has expertly managed the Center's programs, not only increasing the number of programs but also expanding the audience to the point that almost all of the Center's events are standing room only. Bora manages the Forum and works closely with the Center's faculty directors and program leads to develop strategies for all of the Center's programs and initiatives.

Bora was born in Albania and immigrated with her family to the United States in 1996. She graduated with a B.A. in corporate communications and a minor in psychology from SMU in 2013. After graduation, she began her career as a digital advertising analyst for M/C/C, integrating her passions for analytics and technology services. She earned an M.B.A. in Finance from SMU's Cox School of Business in 2019.