Title: RUUTE Program Manager, Idaho & Regional Affairs
Laura joined the RUUTE team in November 2020. She completed a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Bachlor of Arts in Foreign Languages (Spanish) at Mississippi State University. Working with students and motivating them to particpate in community engagement is her passion, and she enjoys getting to know the RUUTE students. Laura focuses on expanding RUUTE's efforts in Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming by coordinating rural outreach programs, developing preceptors in these states, and connecting regional students with RUUTE programs. She is currently pursuing her Mater of Public Administration (MPA) at the University of Utah, with a concentration on Higher Education Management.