Laurie grew up in the South and attended Indiana University and moved to New York City in the late 90s. Her career afforded her exciting opportunities down many different avenues. She worked in the recruiting industry for several years, and later found her passion in marketing. She worked directly under the Vice President of Marketing in a company that had its main headquarters in New York City and international offices around the world. She had direct contact with many of the offices and handled marketing, public relations, and global events. Laurie moved to Scarsdale in 2006 to raise her two children. She volunteers her time via the PTA’s at Quaker Ridge Elementary School and also at Scarsdale Middle School. She is also involved in helping out many non profit charities.