Laurie is the CFO of LongView Farms and a State Bank and Trust director. She is an Ames High School and Iowa State University graduate. Laurie is the former assistant director for Ames Chamber of Commerce / Economic Development Commission.
Laurie is currently active with Nevada Food at First, Nevada Schools as a mentor, and the Cornerstone Church. Her previous volunteer experience includes: Co-chair Nevada Auditorium Project; Nevada SCORE project volunteer; Story County Planning & Zoning board member; Center for Agriculture Development (CAD) at Iowa State University board member, and Leadership Ames graduate.
Along with her husband, Steve, Laurie lives in rural Nevada. They have three grown sons.