Laura received her Bachelor’s in English Literature and Master’s in Publishing with an emphasis in Marketing. While in graduate school, Laura worked for a non-profit, independent publishing house and helped first-time authors bring their debut works to print. There, she developed her interest in marketing. Originally from the D.C. suburbs of Maryland, Laura has lived up and down the Pacific coast, including Westlake Village, California and Portland, Oregon. When not in the office, she enjoys laying in the sun, exploring bookstores, and lounging in coffee shops.