Laura has been a supporter of New City Kids since 2012 and joined the staff in 2016. She has a B.A. in French and European Studies and a M.A. in International Studies, both from the University of Kansas. Though she’s moved a lot, she’s lived in Jersey City since 2004, longer than any other place. Laura has been a fundraiser and development professional for over 10 years in human rights and social justice organizations in New York City. She brings that experience to her passion for New City Kids and for Jersey City.