Hometown: Livermore, Calif.
College: Ohlone College/Lincoln Memorial
Years at Whittier: 1st
Transferred to Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, TN where she played two years on the basketball team
Played basketball at Ohlone College for two years leading the team to the Sweet 16 North earning 1st Team All-Coast, All-State Honorable Mention, and Offensive Player of the Year Honors
Served as the graduate assistant to the women's basketball team at Carson-Newman College
Served as the assistant coach at Ohlone College where she helped lead the team to a perfect conference record and a conference championship
Coached an AAU basketball program in the bay area for five years including two as the head coach of a Tri-Valley Elite 7th/8th grade team seeing sucess in tournaments up and down the west coast.
Bachelors Degree in Communications from Lincoln Memorial (TN)
Masters in Business Administration from Carson-Newman College (TN)
Laura joins the Poet staff in her first season as the equipment manager and assistant women's basketball coach. She is from the Livermore, Calif.