Laura Dowell is a native of Smyth County, VA. She started her career as a student at Emory & Henry College (E&H) and has not been able to leave since. During her time at E&H she was fortunate enough to participate in many educational and volunteer activities with her peers, college, and community.
While working on her undergraduate degree she had an opportunity to work on her Masters in Education degree at the same time. She graduated May 2015 with both her Bachelor of Arts and Masters in Education.
She became a full-blooded wasp and did not want to leave E&H’s wonderful campus. She is now the Program Manager for the wonderful Department of Physician Assistant Studies at the School of Health Sciences!
Currently, Laura lives in Smyth County with her husband, Andrew. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, reading, shopping, attending plays, and is a foodie.
Emory & Henry College • 2009-2015
Masters in Education
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Interdisciplinary Mathematics
Minor: Business Management