Laura has been a member of Impact 100 since 2011. She joined the Board in 2015 and served three years as an FAC chair. In 2018 she became one of the Grants Co-Chair, serving as the Focus Area Committee (FAC) Lisasion. She feels it is a privilege to be involved in Impact 100’s commitment to bringing women together to fund the best possible community outreach.
She has a BA in Communication and an MA in Speech and Language Pathology from The Ohio State University. Specializing in rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury and stroke, Laura has worked in hospitals, extended care facilities and home care. Laura has taught preschool and has served on the Indiana Council of Preschool Cooperatives. A lifelong volunteer, her involvement spans community, educational and health care and ranges from tutoring to event planning, and she is a member of 100 Voices of Hope (IU Foundation) and The Ohio State University Women & Philanthropy. For fun, Laura enjoys ballroom dancing with her husband, attending sporting events, traveling, and visiting her two sons, daughter and their spouses.