Romney Institute Executive Board
Membership Information:Member Since: 2016
Employment:Job Title: Partner
Company: Stride Policy Solutions
Location: Virginia, United States
As a Partner at Stride Policy Solutions, Laura provides strategic policy, advocacy, partnership-building, and communications expertise to nonprofit and corporate clients. Laura is a leader in the education, disability, parent advocacy and civil rights communities. She interfaces with the U.S. Congress and federal agencies on behalf of clients advocating for children and families with a focus on vulnerable children, so they have every opportunity to learn, thrive, attain an education and achieve independence.
Prior to becoming a consultant, Laura led the public affairs teams for nonprofit advocacy organizations including the National Center for Learning Disabilities, American Health Quality Association and HealthInsight (now Comagine). She worked in the U.S. Congress early in her career as a legislative assistant to the late U.S. Congressman, James V. Hansen. As a parent of a child with dyslexia and dysgraphia, she recently served as appointee to the Fairfax County School Advisory Committee on Students with Disabilities. Laura currently serves as a Board member with Brigham Young University’s Romney Institute, Marriott School of Business.
Laura holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah and master’s in public administration from Brigham Young University.