Laura earned a Master of Science in Education from SIUE with a focus on Instructional Design & Performance Improvement. Her professional experiences include web design, graphic design and multimedia development (digital, audio, video, and photograph). She has worked in higher education most of her adult career and has seen many technologies come and go and believes that she has found her niche with adult learning and online education. Having earn both her Master Online Teacher certificate and her Masters of Science in Education degree online, she believes that online learning is an excellent way for working adults to further their education. She is proud to be able to offer her experiences as an online student to faculty as she works with them as an Instructional Designer.