Laurie is the Lead Advisor for the College of Education's Teacher Preparation department. Her primary roles include advising undergraduate students in the English Education and TESOL & World Language majors, advising administration, and advising development.
Laurie received her BSW in Social Work from Cleveland State University and has worked in Higher Education for over eight years at the University of Georgia and in Ohio. Laurie has a strong focus on student success. Prior to coming to the College of Education, Laurie served as an advisor with College of Engineering at UGA.
Laurie is enjoying the Georgia weather, especially in the winter. Laurie enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her family.