Laura has a background in economic development and place making. She has been an employee of NDT since 2014 to the present, and prior to that, a volunteer. In that time she managed the Neilston Live festival 2005-2009, helped launch the Go Neilston active travel programme of walking and cycling and has supported volunteers and Community Job Scotland placements.
She currently takes care of Outreach with the community, local groups, funders and key partners across East Renfrewshire Council, Health and Social Care Partnership and other Third Sector partners and service providers. She has lived in the village for 19 years with her husband and has 2 children and dog and loves Neilston!