Laura began her career in human services in 2006, providing direct care at Systems Unlimited, after completing her BA from Coe College.  She was also employed by the Drop-In program, providing day program services for adults with disabilities.

She was hired at Discovery Living in 2007 and has provided direct care, both in houses and our hourly program.  She began working as the associate coordinator in the hourly program in 2014 and in 2017 became the program’s coordinator.  She is currently working on her master’s degree in Social Work through UNI.