Laura provides strategic support for the fundraising and institutional development activities carried out by the Faculty. She works with Interim Dean Gordon Smith, department heads, the Office of Advancement and the broader University community to create and implement successful fundraising strategies.
Laura is well acquainted with Queen’s, having spent her childhood years in Kingston and graduating out of the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen’s. After graduating, Laura spent a few years in Toronto working in the insurance industry and returned to Kingston and Queen’s in 1994. She has held a number of portfolios in the Office of Advancement and is happy to now be working with the Interim Dean of Arts and Science, Gordon Smith. Laura is a past board member with Kingston Literacy and the Kingston Chapter of the Canadian Celiac Association. She is a member of the Associated Fundraising Professionals of Eastern Ontario.