Laura was born and raised in Neenah, WI. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Sam, and has been blessed with three children (Jalen, Tavis, and Marah). She has a B.S. in Dietetics from UW-Stevens Point and earned her teaching license through Marian University. Aside from being a stay-at-home mom for about ten years, she spent two years on staff with CRU at East Tennessee State University, 5 years serving in ministry overseas (England & Australia), and she taught 5th-8th grade for three years, primarily specializing in Language Arts. She is passionate about equipping people to live out the truth of God’s word. She enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, and being on the water.