Senior Legislative & Transportation Deputy
As the Senior Legislative & Transportation Deputy, Laura supports the Councilman in Council and on the following committees: Transportation, Economic Development, Public Works and Gang Reduction, and the Ad Hoc Committee on the 2028 Olympics. Laura previously worked for the South Park Business Improvement District (BID) in Downtown Los Angeles where she led the BID to receive the highest award from the International Downtown Association for advancements in community outreach and public space activation. She additionally worked for three years expanding student body civic engagement at the University of Southern California. She graduated with a degree in International Studies and Spanish from Bradley University where she received the Nyaradi Award for Outstanding Scholarship, Dedicated Public Service and Professional Excellence as well best-in-class for her senior thesis, a statistical analysis of the democracies of Latin America.