Laura Nieman is a graduate of Loyola University Maryland and Marywood University. She holds a B.A. in English and Philosophy and an M.A.T. in Secondary English. She is also pursuing a Doctorate in Instructional Technology at Towson University and recently completed an Administration I Certification. Laura is currently serving as a high school member-at-large with the Harford County Education Association Board of Directors. In addition to her role with HCEA, Laura is the CORE Club co-sponsor at Bel Air High School and a part of the School Performance and Achievement team. She resides in Baltimore City and has volunteered with Higher Achievement and in other educational opportunities in her community.