Laura comes from the Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre where she has been the Provincial Coordinator of the Healthy Relationships for Youth Program for the past two years. Under her leadership, this program has doubled in size and won numerous awards and accolades.

Prior to that, Laura received her Masters of Arts in Leadership Studies. She also has experience working at the YMCA in BC, and as a teacher in China.

Laura brings a wealth of experience in leadership development, social justice, alternative education, adult education, positive youth development, civic engagement and youth community engagement.