Actively engaged in public education for five years, Laura is an experienced and successful team player, a leader of people and manager of resources with experience in systems of scale who is passionate about education, and the vital role it plays across our community and society.
Laura was born and raised in Tampa, Florida, where she went through K-12 in public education, then studied aerospace engineering at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Laura has thoroughly researched and/or actively participated in a broad spectrum of educational areas over the years, including:
School Safety, School grading system, Racial Disparities, Equity & the School-to-Prison Pipeline, Testing, Funding, Teacher Pay, Teacher Support & Autonomy, School Autonomy, Healthy School Start Times, Social Emotional Wellness, Education enrichments, Sustainability, Food & Nutrition.