Ecology Field and Lab Technician
Laura has been an ecology field and lab technician at The Land Institute since 2013. She does everything from pulling soil samples with the Geoprobe corer, to evaluating plant water hydration status before the sun comes up. Born in Baxter Springs, Laura is a Kansas native. She graduated magna cum laude at Kansas State University with a primary major in agronomy and a secondary major in natural resources and environmental science. Outside of her day job, Laura loves to dance, hike, garden, knit, and enjoy the company of family and friends.