Laura has spent the last 13 years teaching in the Exercise Science departments at Mesa Community College and Scottsdale Community College. She also is a full time faculty member in the Exercise and Wellness Department at Arizona State University. Laura was also the Senior Exercise Physiologist for JPMorgan/Chase heading all fitness centers in the western U.S.
She earned her master's degree in Exercise Endocrinology with a minor in Sport Psychology and a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science both from Arizona State University. She has multiple certifications from ACSM in Health Fitness Instruction.
Laura is a mother and a grandmother as well as a figure competitor and coach. She recently rescued a golden retriever named Yadi.