Laura works as part of the client accounting team for HSP Direct. She assists with FEC reporting, auditing of client donations, as well as having day to day caging responsibilities. She has worked for HSP Direct for 12 years.
Laura came to HSP with several years of experience managing grants for two non-profit organizations. Through government agencies, she also worked directly with citizens in San Diego, CA and the Washington, DC metro area, teaching hands-on methods to improve the urban forests of the local communities.
Past professional accomplishments include serving one term as a Board Member for the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of ISA (International Society of Arboriculture) and holding the title of Certified Arborist.
Laura has a bachelor’s of science degree from Virginia Tech and is a native of Staunton, VA. She currently resides in Springfield, VA with her family.