Laura attended East Stroudsburg University, where she was a captain for 2 years and named MVP her senior year. Prior to that she went to Hempfield High School. Laura began coaching with Penn Legacy in 2010 and since 2012 has been a head coach. For 5 years prior to coaching with Penn Legacy she coached at various summer soccer camps in the Lancaster and East Stroudsburg area. Laura has her USSF 'E' coaching license.