Laura joined The Field Museum in June 1997, and currently serves as Senior Vice President of the Public Museum. Her primary areas of responsibility include exhibitions, education, membership, marketing and all earned income areas, including Museum Stores, 3D Theater, Special Events, Tourism and Group Sales, Licensing and Food Services.
Prior to joining the Museum, Laura held several positions at Lincoln Park Zoological Society (1987-1997) and multiple retail merchandising positions.
Laura holds a degree in Fashion Merchandising from Bowling Green State University.
Laura is a member of The Chicago Network, and serves on the Chicago Architecture Retail Task Force