Advisory Board Member
After receiving her BA and MA from the University of Pennsylvania, Laura was hired as Capital One’s first project manager. After several summers teaching financial literacy for them at the Governor’s School at the University of Richmond, she realized her passion was education. Laura started as a teacher and the development director at Orchard House School and most recently worked with twice exceptional students in Montgomery County Public Schools. Laura has taught and tutored students in every grade from pre-K to 12 and has been sharing her skills with HLC since 2020. Laura’s mom lost her courageous ALS battle in 2005 and Laura has been a passionate ALS advocate ever since. Laura resides in Chevy Chase, MD with her husband, Paul, and their two teenage daughters who are forever her favorite students.