A native Kansas Citizen, Laura fell passionately in love with God at an early age. In the beginning of her story she had a rocky start, but she knew with God on her side all things were possible. Laura became a survivor at 18 months old and through many trials in her life she not only survived, she also became a protector to all who could not protect themselves with her resigulence. Laura had 4 children by the age of 24 and was homeless during her last pregnancy for 3 months, during which she had major breakthroughs in her relationship with God. She was also a single mother for more than 12 years, facing many challenges and stereotypes as her children are of several ethnic backgrounds. 22 years later, her children are all grown and she has 1 amazing grandson who is the love of her life!
Always bold and daring, Laura never runs from the complicated situation, she hunkers down, assesses the situation, prays for guidance, then charges forward! Having been blessed to have had many life experiences, which gave her the qualifications necessary to not only tell the story of those without a voice, but also the practical knowledge of business development and management making her a perfect fit as the Executive Director of The Single MOM KC. Laura has a successful background in sales and marketing with a strong desire to help those around her, both professionally and personally, be the best version of themselves they can be, Iron sharpening Iron. Motivation for her is not the money or the title, but by helping others achieve their own success through encouragement, passion and teamwork.
Extremely motivated by progress, she is also creative and artistic, a lover of words and daily affirmations, always searching for different methods of achieving goals. Laura loves to read, her best friend as a young girl was the books and the library. She is family oriented, loves to give more than she receives, and blessing those around her. She places her hope and trust in God, anticipating Him as she continues to walk through her journey!
To contact Laura or invite her to speak at your community, networking group, or for a one-on-one email firstname.lastname@example.org