…is a high school chemistry teacher who received her B.S. in Education and B.A. in Chemistry from Miami University in 2004. She obtained her M.S. in Chemistry from Wright State University in 2006, focusing her work on kinetically controlled polycondensation polymerization reactions, which allowed her to gain real-world experiences that she applies to her teaching. In 2011 she was honored to be part of the first graduating class of the Global Field Program, receiving her M.A.T. in the Biological Sciences. Laura is also a registered yoga teacher and loves to use the practice of yoga to connect with people and introduce them to a more mindful and peaceful way of life. When not teaching she loves to go on adventures, hikes, and camping trips with her husband and son.