Laura is passionate about bringing accessible, hight quality, visual and performing arts to to her community. Her experience in Arts Administration has included founding and curating an exhibition for emerging artists in Sonoma County for 3 consecutive years as Gallery Manager at the Arts Guild of Sonoma, and managing education programs for youth and adults as the Education and Program Manager at the Museum of Sonoma County.
Laura holds a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from San Francisco State University’s College of Extended Education, and a BA in Studio Art with a Minor in Dance from Sonoma State University. Her career in the arts is built on on the back of over 10 years experience in retail management and food service. She considers that experience just as valuable as her academic education.
Laura has been performing with Healdsburg based, UpSide Dance Company since 2016. She is also a new member of the Redwood Fiber Arts Guild, and is currently learning to assemble and weave on floor loom.