Program Assistant | Hampton Roads, VA
As a member of the Operations team, Laura is a United Through Reading Program Assistant in the Hampton Roads area of VA. She works with commands and local military support groups, increases awareness of United Through Reading and the importance of the read aloud experience for the entire military family, and coordinates recording opportunities.
Laura received her Masters of Arts in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of New Haven. She worked in business operations in the private sector before bringing her talents to the military member and family service sector. An avid supporter of military families she has volunteered and worked as a volunteer coordinator and career transitions specialist, as well as on spouse group boards, and in her children’s school. As an active duty military spouse, Laura’s family experienced the direct benefits of connecting through reading during her husband’s deployments. Laura lives in Virginia Beach, VA with her husband and their children. Contact Laura at email@example.com