Laura has worked in project management and communications for nonprofit, consulting, and Fortune 50 companies over her 30-year career. Her areas of focus have included client and member support, governance, finance, compliance, and website design. She graduated from Wake Forest University with a BA in Psychology. Her immediate past assignment was with an international, interdisciplinary organization dedicated to supporting research and assistance surrounding prenatal and postpartum mental health for mothers, fathers, and their babies. Through her work with scientific research organizations for the past ten years, Laura brings her knowledge and expertise of communications, administrative support, and program implementation surrounding public health initiatives to the UVM Center on Rural Addiction.