Laura is a proud para educator from Lebanon. She has been with the Lebanon Community Schools for 28 years serving as a Title I Assistant Leader specializing in Dyslexia Instruction. Currently, she is an ESP on Special Assignment creating and providing PD for classified staff, as well as an ESP Mentoring Coordinator. She serves as the LESPA President, the Santiam UniServ Vice Chair, OCESP Vice Chair, and a member of the coordinating body for the Western Regional Educators Network. Laura also supports the National Education Association where she serves as a micro-credential reviewer and ESP Mentoring facilitator/trainer. She is a proud grandmother and loves to spend time with her family.