Laura Lee Mattingly
Present Perfect Dept.
Laura Lee Mattingly is a literary agent at Present Perfect Dept., where she joined as partner in 2016. She previously worked as an editor at Hyperion Books, Random House, HarperCollins, and Chronicle Books. As an agent, she represents books that get to the heart of living well, whether the topic is unlocking creativity, redefining work, cultivating mindfulness, or deepening spirituality. Her clients include the hosts of the Being Boss podcast, Biddy Tarot founder Brigit Esselmont, and breathwork expert Ashley Neese. She's passionate about titles that help readers discover more purpose, joy, and fulfillment in life.