Laura earned her B.A. in Elementary Education with a minor in Early Childhood Education from the University of Iowa. She also earned her M.Ed. from National Louis University. Prior to becoming the Director, Laura was the Assistant Director for 3 years. She also developed and taught the On My Own Program, taught on the Senior team, as well as the Just 2’s class and Kinderquest. Prior to teaching at GCCNS, Laura taught for 14 years in Kenilworth. She and her husband live in Glenview. They have three children, all of whom are alumni of GCCNS! In her spare time Laura enjoys playing golf, scrapbooking, reading, spending time with family, and taking walks with her dog, Wilson. Laura has been with GCCNS since 2006.