Laura became a NSDAR member in November 2015. Before assuming the position of regent in September 2018, she had previously served as treasurer and as vice regent. Laura is the chairman of the volunteer information specialist and public relation committees. She is also a member of the membership and volunteer genealogist committees.Laura became interested in DAR through her genealogy research. Her devotion to the DAR mission and the friendliness of the women in the Sierra Nevada Chapter NSDAR solidified her decision to become an active member in the chapter. She considers the lasting friendships formed an added benefit to belonging to this chapter.
Her hobbies include biking, reading, genealogy research, and all things related to DAR. Laura enjoys thinking of herself as a friendly, vibrant, woman with a good sense of humor and an easy-going nature.