Born and raised in Colorado, Laura is a 2011 graduate of Concordia University in Seward, NE. She was an education major with a minor in Theology. She taught for three years, two in Michigan and one in Florida. Laura is currently the Outreach Minister for LiveUCF, a church on the campus of the University of Central Florida and works part time for Lutheran Counseling Services. Laura enjoys running, baking, reading and being with family and friends in her spare time.