Born and raised in Rogers, Laura joined Temple Baptist Church in 1993. She spent her teenage years being very aactive in the youth group, and now she volunteers as a youth sponsor to invest in the lives of these teens at this crucial time in their lives.
After high school, she attended Central Baptist College, and the University of Central Arkansas earning a degree in Middle Level Education. She has been teaching math at Oakdale Middle School in Rogers since 2008, and has a passion for helping students be successful inside and outside the classroom.
Laura is married to John, and they have two rambuncious little girls, Norah and Allison.